Tucker Barkley is known as one of the hottest dancers and up & coming choreographers in today’s dance world. Tucker moved to Los Angeles, from Texas, in 2005 at the age of 15 to pursue his dance and choreography career. Tucker has been told he is one of the most versatile dancers out there, from being technically trained in jazz, ballet, tap, and every style of hip hop, and even some breakin’ and gymnastics thrown in.
Since moving to LA, Tucker has danced in more than 22 music videos and has worked with such artists as
- Britney Spears
- Janet Jackson
- Miley Cyrus
- Jason Derulo
- Adam Lambert
- Sean Kingston
- Cheetah Girls
- Dierks Bentley
- Sean Paul with Keyshia Cole
- Disney’s Corbin Bleu
Tucker has also done numerous commercials and TV projects for McDonalds, Big Lots, DirecTV, Shoe Carnival and TV shows that include:
- “Dancing with the Stars” dancing with Choreographer Wade Robson
- American Idol
- Travis Payne's tribute to Michael Jackson on “Dancing with the Stars”
- CBS “Cold Case”
- CMT Awards
- American Music Awards
- MTV JLO’s “Dancelife”
- ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Show
In addition, Tuckers has been in 9 feature films including “Dance Flick”, “Hannah Montana the Movie”, “Disaster Movie”, "Walk Hard", and "Alvin and the Chipmunks”.
Tucker is an MTV Music Video Award winning choreographer, winning at the Australian MTV VMA Awards Best Choreography for Britney Spears “Circus” Video that Tucker Co-Choreographed with Andre Fuentes. He also choreographed MTV’s Pilot “Dance or Drop”.
Tucker teaches at the Millennium Dance Complex and the Edge. He is sought after to teach master classes all over the world including Australia, Poland, New Zealand, Canada, and Guam. Co. Dance is thrilled to have Tucker join our Faculty for the upcoming 2010-2011 Tour!