Riker Lynch From GLEE To Host 6th Annual World Choreography Awards, 10/24

The World Choreography Awards (WCA), which honors and celebrates creativity, diversity and innovation by recognizing excellence in the art of choreography around the globe, announced today that singer/songwriter/dancer Riker Lynch will host the awards show, and will be joined a number of special guests. This year marks the 6th edition of the WCA, which will be held at The Montalban Theater in Hollywood, California on Monday October 24, 2016.

The show will feature dance performances by choreographers Liz Imperio, "Kida", Paul Becker, The Joe Tremanie Faculty and Dancers, Anthony W. Johnson, Amari Marshall, Johanna Sapakiie and Riker Lynch.

Special guest attendees will include actress Christina Applegate, actress Florence Henderson, actress/singer Paula Abdul, band R5, SYTYCD Season 13 winner "Kida", SYTYCD choreographers Travis Wall, MAndy Moore, Christopher Scott, DWTS contestants Mark Ballas, Derek Hough, and choreographers Anita Mann, Daniel Ezralow, Jeffrey Hornaday, Joe Tremaine, Travis Payne, Daniel "Cloud" Campos and Michael Rooney.

In addition to celebrating the best and brightest choreographers and dancers, the World Choreography Awards are partnering this year with Discrimination Free Zone, a charity that focuses on ending discrimination through the creation of discrimination free zones throughout the world.

"We're thrilled to be back this year to celebrate these talent artists, and to be partnering with DFZ whose goals align with ours in wishing that everyone is able to have a safe space where they can freely express themselves", said producer Allen Walls.

The World Choreography Awards 2016 is a charity event that is open to the public and is being produced by Allen Walls, Cecilie Stuart, Jordi Caballero & Cheryl Baxter-Ratliff.

A full list of nominees are available via the show's website at:

Tickets are available to purchase via tix.com at:


The World Choreography Awards is the premier global award show celebrating and honoring the best in media choreography. The WCA recognizes choreographic achievement in Motion Picture, Music Video, Commercials, Television Episodic, Television Award Show/Special, Live Stage Performance, Television Reality Show/Competition, Digital Content and Digital Content Independent.

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