Memphis, TN native, Samantha Long, is one of LA’s hottest professional choreographers, creative directors, and dancers today, as well as the co-founder and CEO of A THREAT. Famous for her hip-hop choreography in heels, Samantha has impacted millions worldwide through features in motion picture, television, music and mega-brand partnerships.
From Nicki Minaj, Janet Jackson, and Steve Aoki; to Paul McCartney, Jason Derulo and Paula Abdul, Samantha’s work pushing the envelope with A-list talent is unparalleled. Public acknowledgement from the world’s biggest musicians such as Cardi B and Chris Brown further solidify her reputation of trailblazing and creating the 'next'.
She has performed side-by-side with James Corden at The AirBNB BÉLO Awards, live at the 2018 BET Experience and partnered with Samsung, Reebok, Doritos and more.
Many have tuned into her appearances on 'So You Think You Can Dance', Seasons 1-2 of 'Every Single Step' and even recognized her movement captured for Columbia Pictures', 'The Emoji Movie'. Her one-of-a-kind expressive storytelling is supported by an A-grade acting expertise; Samantha is professionally trained by Anthony Meindl and an active member in his most difficult programs (not to mention years of mentorship with dance’s most legendary choreographers - Brian Friedman, Tricia Miranda and Tessandra Chavez).