Fabian's choreography has been critically acclaimed and garnered multiple award nominations including the Olivier Award for Best Theatre Choreographer, WhatsOnStage Award for Best Choreography, Stage Debut Award for Best Creative West End Debut and the Off West End Award “OFFIE” (winner).
Originally born in Canada to proud immigrant parents, Fabian moved to Melbourne, Australia at an early age to train in classical ballet and contemporary dance at The Victorian College of the Arts on a full scholarship. Fabian's career spans Australia, Europe, the United States, Asia and London's West End performing in shows including West Side Story, Cats, Chicago, Fosse, We Will Rock You, Fame, Legally Blonde.
Most recently, Fabian choreographed CABARET by Kander and Ebb at the LIDO 2 in Paris, dir. Robert Carsen. Other credits include movement director for KATHY AND STELLA SOLVE A MURDER for Francesca Moody Productions (Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2022), choreographer for the first non-replica production of Stephen Schwartz’s WICKED in Germany dir. Lindsay Posner, BRING IT ON - THE MUSICAL (UK) by Tom Kitt, Lin Manuel Miranda, Amanda Green and Jeff Whitty (nom. WhatsOnStage Award for Best Choreography), EVITA dir. Jamie Lloyd/Regent's Park Open Air Theatre (nom. Olivier Award for Best Theatre Choreographer, WhatsOnStage Award for Best Choreography and Stage Debut Award for Best Creative West End Debut), Kander and Ebb’s THE RINK at Southwark Playhouse starring Caroline O'Connor (winner 2018 Off West End Award - Best Choreography), OUR HOUSE UK Tour (nom. WhatsOnStage Award for Best Choreography). THE VIEW UPSTAIRS (Soho Theatre), MADAGASCAR THE MUSICAL (UK/Asia/Australia/New Zealand), WORKING (Southwark Playhouse), ON THE TOWN (BBC Proms Royal Albert Hall), THE 24 HOUR MUSICAL (dir. Jamie Lloyd/Old Vic), BRIGHT LIGHTS BIG CITY (Hoxton Hall), THE DROWSY CHAPERONE (Upstairs at the Gatehouse Theatre).
Associate choreographic credits include MATILDA (UK tour/West End - Associate choreographer/Resident choreographer for Peter Darling, Australian premier company - Associate choreographer, WE WILL ROCK YOU (European productions - Associate choreographer to Arlene Phillips) and FAME (UK national tour - Assistant choreographer to Karen Bruce).
One of Fabian’s career highlights was working alongside theatre legend Ann Reinking as associate choreographer on FOSSE (USA and international tours) and he continues to be inspired by the legacy of Fosse/Verdon.
Fabian is set to choreograph the upcoming UK production of THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL. Next stop Bikini Bottom!
EVITA Photograph by Marc Brenner Headshot PND Photography