Born in France, Mickael Marso Riviere is an award winning choreographer. In the last 20 years he has established himself as a major force in both the contemporary dance, and Breakin’ (Breakdance) worlds, producing events and touring original works in the UK and abroad. Founder of Company Decalage, Bboy's Attic and Marso Riviere IMG Photography, He’s an active member of leading Breakin’ Crews MDK and The Bronx Boys 1975, judging, competing and promoting Hip Hop Culture internationally.
Other involvements with the dance sector include being part of the grant committee for Dancers’ Career Development (2017/18) and currently member of the Equity Dance Committee for the UK.
Recent touring productions include T-Break for Birmingham International Dance Festival, Matches with Guy Nader and Hokiri for Carlos Acosta’s Company "Acosta Danza” which premiered in Havana (Dec 2016).
For Birmingham Hippodrome he produced B-Side Hip Hop Festival and Experimental dance concept event KRE8! (2016-2020). He co-directed and featured in the Hippodrome Creative’s Dance on Screen commission X-Ray The Unknown Quantity by Hugh Turvey.
Marso also appeared in Vogue's 100 years’ Edition for Hussein Chalayan’s Gravity Fatigue choreographed by Damien Jalet. He was shortlisted (as choreographer) for the Kevin Spacey’s artist of choice award in 2016. Marso is regularly awarded A.C.E grants for his own productions and was part of Fabrique 2019 at the prestigious venue Chaillot-Theatre National De La Dance in Paris.
Recent commissions: A new work for Theatre Absolute Coventry “Shift” 2020 and for Danza Contemporenea De Cuba’s international tour 2020/2021.