choreographer, creative director
Madison graduated from the Musical Theatre stream at Patrick Studios Australia in 2014 after studying under the guidance of Andrew Hallsworth. Since graduating she has appeared in theatrical productions and tours such as A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM (Melbourne Shakespeare Company), SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER (StageArt), THE LAST FIVE QUEERS, I WON'T DANCE THE MUSICAL and MASTER'S OF CHOREOGRAPHY.
As a Choreographer and Director, Madison has been fortunate enough to work Australia wide with many talented artists, creatives and performers. Recently she has worked on the 2017 and 2018 SYDNEY MARDI GRAS, FALSETTOS (StageArt, Melbourne), GARFIELD THE MELBOURNE (Melbourne International Comedy Festival), BARE THE MUSICAL (Understudy Productions, Brisbane), MAD WORLD (David Butler Studios, Melbourne), THIS IS HALLOWEEN (Brooklyn Runaways, Melbourne) and MAD WORLD SEASON 2 (David Butler Studio in Association with Vau D’Vile Drag Cabaret, Melbourne)
Madison has recently returned from touring Asia as the offstage swing for children’s group HI5 and was nominated for the 2019 Sydney Theatre Awards for Best Choreography for her work THE WILD PARTY (Little Triangle, Sydney). Madi has just finished choreographing the Australian Premiere of RAZORHURST (Hayes Theatre Co) and the Australian Premiere of GHOST QUARTET (Antipodes Theatre Co, Melbourne). Madi is currently working as Choreographer for NINE the Musical (Little Triangle, Sydney), LES MISERABLES (Packemin Productions, Sydney) and DREAMSONG (EbbFlow Productions, Melbourne).
Within the film industry, Madi has been fortunate enough to work on music videos, TVC's and films. Recently she choreographed Music Videos for Hannah Campbell (RUN LIKE WOLVES, Triple J), Aidan Rolfe (DIFFERENT, Triple J Unplugged), LIABILITY in association with Sara Phillips Music, Jordie Race-Coldrey (LIFELINE), Paige Black (BLIND).
Madi is a regular mentor and guest instructor at schools, holiday programs and workshops. She was resident choreographer for the Wanthaggi Musical Theatre BE YOU camp earlier this year and has been a guest choreographer for Starbound Musical Theatre Program for the last few years.
“Outstanding choreography by Madison Lee brings unexpected sophistication. Imaginative and adventurous, Lee’s work is thoroughly compelling, and it is the way bodies move through every second in this staging, that proves truly splendid.” - Suzie Goes See
"Star of the night for mine is Madison Lee’s choreography, which dazzles with its wit and sophistication, led exquisitely by five sassy, scantily lingerie clad chorines" - Stage Whispers
"...excel in dancing Madi Lee's strong, solid and succinct choreography which really brings life to the musical numbers." - Broadway World