Personal Statement:
 
* Invited Speaker for UNESCO Paris International Council of Dance    
  21st Assembly 2015
* Selected interview for the Lincoln Center Archives for American 
  Choreographers
* International award winning Director/Choreographer
* Extensive experience in both live and televised productions
* Knowledge of casting, set, lighting, and costume design
* Professional dancer 15 years, Europe, South America, Japan, USA
* Artistic Director for Professional dance company and Arts.org
* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
* Working knowledge of show creation from concept to opening night
* Master Teacher classical ballet and Contemporary dance 20 years
* Seasoned skills working with high-profile artists
* Ability to participate within a creative team
 
 

 

 

Artistic Director/Choreographer
 
Skills

 

         2017-Present    Theatre de la Lune LLC

         2012-Present    Ser Arte Performing Arts Company

         2008-2020        Director of Dance Arizona Arts Consortium

         2005-2010        Andy Williams Productions

         2005-2007        Etre Art Performance Company

         1996-2007        Danceworks the Company

         1990-2005        Danceworks Conservatory

        

 

 

 

 

 

        

 

     

 

 

Casting

Communication

Music

Writing

Production

Costume Design

Master Teacher

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

English

Basic French

Basic Spanish

 

Selected Theatre Production and Choreographic Works

​Cancione Triste                         Orpheus in the Underworld                              A Toi​

Winter Veil                                        Ki Esoli                                                           Lady N

Blue Smoke                                        Lumiere                                                        The Last Unicorn

New Orleans                             The Philip Glass Project                                      Beauty and the Beast​

Andy Williams                                  Dies Irie                                                         Alegria                               

Disney Gala                                  Grand Hotel Presents                                       Dan Reed                           

Broadway Gala            An Evening of Dance commissioned by Sprint            Viennese Nights             

Summary of Qualifications
 
I believe the creative process is an integral part of the human journey and that life is ever a work of art in process
 
 

 

 

Film and Television

        2020-2021 "Mistress of Tears"  - Director/Choreographer

                                 Official Selection and screened in 22 countries

                                   *** WINNER  4 Best Director Awards***

                       Prague International Film Festival, Eastern Europe International Film Festival

                           L'Age D'Or INternational Art House Film Festival, World Film Festival

                    **Best Experimental Short Film, Best Original Score, Best Choreography**

                                                  

          2007  "ing" - Director/Choreographer

                       ***Winner Grand Prix***   XXVI Asolo International Art Film Festival

                            Best First Film -  International Film Festival South Africa

             PBS Arts Alive!

               PBS Andy Williams

               PBS Andy Williams Christmas Special- Emmy Nomination

               PBS Marquee

 

​                                           Performance Career Highlights

Pas De Quatre Stuttgart Opera House                                                                           Kansas City Ballet Guest Artist

Improvissando - RAI 2 Rome, Italy                                                                                Balanchines Tarantella - Boston

The Tonight Show                                                                                                            West Side Story   Starlight Theatre

Fame  T.V. series   MGM                                                                                                  NBC Affiliates

Oliver!                                                                                                                                Giselle    Kansas City Ballet

Don Quixote                                                                                                                      Solid Gold Paramount Studios

Parada - South American Tour                                                            Radio City Music Hall

Reflection Principal Dancer  Tokyo                                                                               Nijinsky    Yardley Hall                        

Los Angeles Civic Ballet Guest Artist                                                                            Debra Hay Dance Company Italy

Education 

Joffrey Ballet New York

Walnut Hill School for the Performing Arts

Betty Buckley, John Lindsberg Acting

 

 

 

 
 
Benefits and Community Work
MOCSA, Humane Society, Performing Arts Scholarship Foundation, Prescott Symphony

Volunteer of the Year Award Jackson County Juvenile Court, Childrens Peace Project, Nature Rescue, Baptist Hospital

Kansas City Homeless Mission, Salvation Army, Millcreek Rehabilitation Center