Cedric Lee Bradley began his professional training as a dancer at the High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in his hometown Houston, Texas. Afterwards he continued his studies at the University of New York and danced in several companies as a soloist.
Productions as dancer and singer: Salome at the Bavarian States Opera (musical director: Kent Nagano, staging: William Friedkin), Dance! Dance! Dance! at the Volksoper in Vienna. At the Raimund Theatre in Vienna he was cast member of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Judah), of Hair (Hud), and of Barbarella. Sweet Charity, Rocky Horror Show, Kiss Me Kate, Father Mapple in Moby Dick and Hawker in The Who´s Tommy were all musicals and roles he played at the annual summer festival in Amstetten. The Josephine Baker Story (HBO, assistant choreographer tap dance), West Side Story, 42nd Street, Singin’ in the Rain, and Anything Goes. He was touring Europe with plays such as Sophisticated Lady and Good Luck. In 1995 he moved to Austria.
He also started to work in other musical genres and he can look back onto 18 successful releases as a pop songwriter, producer, and singer, and he could also been at the Eurovision Song Contest in Oslo in 1996.
His successful work as choreographer and director includes productions in the genres of musical, operetta, and cabaret as well as various gala events and shows.
Amongst others: “Peace and Vollgas” tour of the Austrian singer DJ Ötzi, the Life Ball shows in 2004 and 2006 (Elton John, Lionel Richie´s “Closest Thing to Heaven” and Anastasia´s “One Day in Your Life”), as well as the Austrian contribution to the Eurovision Song Contest 2007. Furthermore, he was casting director for Robbie Williams´ music video “Lovelight” and coach, jury member and choreographer of the TV-program “Musical – The Show” (Austrian broadcaster ORF). Echt (Hektiker), Nonnsense, Gloria Gaynor Show, Print Oscars, A Tribute to ABBA, Jesus Christ Superstar, Anything Goes, Die Blume von Hawaii and My Fair Lady (Theatre Magdeburg), Die Fledermaus (Theater Eisenach), On the Town and Die Piraten (Theater Oldenburg), the world premieres of Tutanchamun (2008) and Klimt (2009) at the summer festival in Gutenstein, Beatlemania (Vereinigte Bühnen Wien), Die Jungen Tenöre (tour) and Love & Tutanchamun (opera house in Cairo). Mary Poppins in Estonia & produced, directed and choreographed “THRILLER- A TRIBUTE TO MICHAEL JACKSON” & EVITA 2013 , “JEDERMANN” ROCKOPERA PREMIERE at Opera Erfurt.
In 2002 his first own musical Fever – The Hottest Muscial premiered in Vienna, followed by the workshop production of his second piece Broadway Can Bounce in 2004.
Film choreography: e.g.), Ein Brief der Unbekannt (tap dance), Poppitz (Kitchen dance scene), Jetzt erst recht, SLAMDANCE (music video producer & artist “Cedric”), Rock On Jimi Hendrix (music video producer & artist “Cedric”)