Shay Kuebler
Choreographer, Dancer, Stunts, Actor
UBCP
“Ever since I was a child I have had this instinctive urge for expansion and growth. To me, the function and duty of a quality human being is the sincere and honest development of one’s potential.”
– Bruce Lee

Shay Kuebler is an artist whose foundation in martial arts and theatre at the age of five has enabled him to fluidly transfer between multiple genres of dance, theatre, film and television – both as a performer and choreographer. He has choreographed, directed and performed professionally in the fields of Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz, Hip Hop and Tap, for both the stage and the camera. As a choreographer for film and television, he has choreographed for Hewlett Packard, Psych television series, Denner Swiss grocery chain, Kyocera Phones and BravoFact projects “Risen” and “Tap Tap Tap”. Shay has been a director and lead choreographer for Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines and the new aqua shows “Fine Line” (2016) and “Hiro” (2018) where he worked with synchro swimmers, high divers, acrobats, martial artists and dancers.

In Vancouver, he’s founded and directed two dance companies and as producer, director and creator he’s created 5 full-evening shows that have toured both nationally and internationally from 2014 to 2018. His creative works have crossed into numerous styles of dance and theatre and he has choreographed for Les Grands Ballet Canadiens, CitieBallet, London Contemporary Dance School, Moment Factory, Pachamama Theatre in Scotland, Naughty By Nature, Samsung and many others.

As a performer, he has been a principal actor, stunt performer and dancer for numerous commercial and television projects. Some highlights include Reefer Madness: the movie musical, Another Cinderella story, Nickelodeon’s Spectacular, One Way, The Cleaner, Like Mike 2, Once Upon a time and The L Word.

Shay continually aims to rediscover and develop his artistic background, enabling him to perform and create for any project that comes forward. This training continues to push into many art forms including stunt training, martial arts training, multiple forms of dance, improvisational theatre and sound design.