Mickeey Nguyen is passionate in inspiring the next generation of entertainers. With his hard work and dedication for performing professionally at the age of 18, Mickeey persisted in his training as a dancer. He has worked with iconic artists like Lilly Singh, Shawn Mendes, Hedley, and MC Jin. Mickeey’s dance style is highly influenced by those he has closely worked with, such as Ross Wirtanen, Tamina Pollack-Paris, Derick Robinson, Scott Fordham, Gigi Torres. He has also been represented by Jeung Ah Lee, the manager of Artist Development of S.M. Entertainment, one of Korea’s top leading entertainment companies.
Mickeey expanded his training and knowledge in dance that now includes Hip-Hop, Jazz Funk, Waacking, Locking, and contemporary. He also has honed his acting ang singing skills by attending Randolph Academy for the Performing Arts.
At the age of 20, Mickeey led and choreographed York University’s Hip-Hop Varsity team and managed to place 3rd at IllSkillz; BYOB 2012/2013. This started off his journey to share his talents with the community in various projects that were featured in VYbE Dance Company’s; Spotlight, Stomp Urban Dance Competition & Showcase, and The Bazaar. Having his cherished accomplishments at his side, he continued to perform on stage and became a familiar face on live shows such as World of Dance, Fever After Dark, Fashion Arts Toronto, Toronto’s Original Choreographers Ball, and many more.
Mickeey became an icon when he was cast in a lead role as Alex Phan in Nickelodeon’s “Make it POP!” Season 2. He was a featured dancer in a world tour with YouTube Sensation’s Lilly Singh. He has travelled around the world to dance and perform in India, Hong Kong, Singapore, Australia, Dubai, UK, Canada, and USA. He has built a worldwide audience and had a role in Lilly Singh’s documentary that was featured on YouTube Red.
Mickeey continues to train and refine his skills, as well as teach under The City of Toronto, Riverdale Collegiate Institute, and many studios all over Toronto. He hopes that he gets more opportunities to explore and learn more about the entertainment industry so that he can share what he will learn from it, inspire and encourage everyone to work hard, and chase their dreams, to make the impossible possible. And most importantly, to never give up.