Mandy Moore (choreographer) (Courtesy Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia)
Samantha Jo "Mandy" Moore (born March 28, 1976 in St. Louis, Missouri and raised in Breckenridge, Colorado) is an American choreographer who is well known for her work on Dancing With The Stars (DWTS) and on So You Think You Can Dance where she appeared on Seasons 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, and 13. Mandy was nominated for Emmy Awards in 2008, 2011, 2013, and 2014. She has also choreographed duet and group numbers for So You Think You Can Dance United Kingdom, Canada, Ukraine and the Netherlands.
Moore choreographed the 2016 film La La Land. Rehearsals took place at a production office in Atwater Village over the span of three to four months beginning in May 2015. For the film, Moore emphasized emotion rather than technique. The film received widespread acclaim from critics.