Interview: Katy Perry’s halftime show choreographer

Caption for photo attached: Singer Katy Perry performs during halftime of NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game between the Seattle Seahawks and the New England Patriots Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)


GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Millions of peopled tuned into watch Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, and stayed to watch Katy Perry perform during halftime.

One of the choreographers of the show, which featured Lenny Kravitz, Missy Elliott, a huge lion and dancing sharks, is East Grand Rapids native RJ Durell.

>>Above, Durell talks to 24 Hour News 8’s Brian Sterling about the halftime show.

Along with working for Perry, Durell has choreographed for big names like Britney Spears and Madonna.

>>Photos: Katy Perry’s Super Bowl halftime performance

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Online:

Durell’s website, Twitter account and Instagram account

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