Megan Ashly's Highlights
Megan Ashly Cutler is a professional triple-threat performer based in Los Angeles, CA who moves people to harness their own passion. She graduated as Valedictorian of the Commercial Dance Department from the Orange County High School of the Arts and received her Bachelor of Arts in Dance and Business Entrepreneurship from Loyola Marymount University.
Megan has studied with renowned teachers such as Jason Myhre, John Todd, Roz LeBlanc Loo, Lillian Barbeito, Paige Porter, Marlene Hall and Cindy Peca. Some of the highlights from her diverse career include touring with Dance Caravan, appearing in a Samsung Commercial and dancing in Disney's "Tarzan 2" movie. She has been fortunate enough to work with Tony Tee, Courtney Miller, Casey Johnson and "So You Think You Can Dance" choreographer Tessandra Chavez.
Megan danced and traveled throughout the seven seas performing for packed audiences for Norwegian Cruise Lines in the show "Legends in Concert" choreographed by Travis Payne and Stacey Walker. She has been a company member of Joya Kazi Unlimited, a Bollywood Dance Company under the direction of Joya Kazi as well as Roots and Wings, a contemporary company directed by Shirine Rehmani. Megan stepped out of her comfort zone and joined the magic world as a Magician’s Assistant to Misty Lee and got the opportunity to premiere a 360 Levitation Act where she flipped and floated for many at the El Portal Theatre in Los Angeles. She currently is a Principal Dancer at the Full Throttle Stage at Six Flags Magic Mountain created by Shade Entertainment.
In addition to performing, Megan is developing her own choreographic voice. She won her first choreographic award at age 16 for "If Your Reading This," an ensemble piece that premiered at the Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center. She also won the People's Choice Award for Indestructible and Best Choreography for "The Dj Is Mine."
Megan finds joy in choreographing and teaching dancers of all ages from all of over the country and getting the opportunity to connect through the art of movement. Inspiring dancers and making an impact on their journey is what she lives for. Megan effectively incorporates a unique and personal style into every opportunity she is given and continues to pursue a life of inspiring others and traveling the world.