Forget the Vows... Remember Your Choreography!

Wedding season is upon us pluggers, which means you’ve got a long list of things to do before the bride and groom say “I do.”

  • Step one: Find the perfect wedding date.
  • Step two: Buy the perfect wedding gift.
  • Step three: Brush up on your choreography skills?

Yes, you heard correctly, if you're planning on being a bridesmaid or groomsmen anytime soon you may be asked to take the stage. It’s not unusual for the bride and groom to perform a little choreography during their first dance as husband and wife, but lately wedding dances are on a whole new level. Now, we’re seeing professional choreography and some serious talent.

One of the most memorable wedding dances from last year was performed by Melissa Molinaro and her fellow bridesmaids. During the reception she delivered the performance of a lifetime for her husband, and her video went viral. Just take a look at the video, and you’ll see what we mean…

About the author

Keira Whitaker is a dedicated teacher, performer, and choreographer, who has been dancing for the past 21 years. She recently graduated from the University of California Irvine with a BFA in Dance performance and a minor in English.