“Ellie, i​​​s an incredibly gifted Choreographer, Dancer and Director.​
Her work ethic is extraordinary and her attitude makes everyone and everything around her better.  ​​​She is a true pleasure to work with and everyone should be so fortunate as to work with Ellie."​

 

​~Richard Willis
Owner, RICHMARK Entertainment, 

Executive Producer for I LOVE A PIANO National Tour

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      RUTGERS UNIVERSITY, CAMDEN NJ

January 2018 - Present

 

 

Lecturer / Instructor - Musical Theatre Performance

 

Lecturer / Instructor - Musical Theatre Dance

 

Director / Choreographer - AVENUE Q (Musical)

Full production presented on the Main Stage

 

Director / Choreographer - 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE (Musical)

Full production presented on the Main Stage

 

Choreographer - FRANKENSTEIN, by Mary Shelley

Full production presented on the Main Stage

 

 

 

WALNUT STREET THEATRE SCHOOL, PHILADELPHIA PA

Jan 2011 ~ Present

 

 

Director / Choreographer - A CHRISTMAS CAROL (Musical)

Full production presented on the Main Stage

The cast included professional artists as well as children ages 6-18 as part of the theatre school program

Director / Choreographer - PINKALICOUS (Musical)

Full production presented on the Main Stage

The cast included the acting apprentice company as well as professional actors the Theatre School

 

Director / Choreographer - JUNIE B. JONES (Musical)

Full production presented on the Main Stage

The cast included the acting apprentice company as well as professional actors from the Theatre School

 

Director / Choreographer - FANCY NANCY (Musical)

Full production presented on the Main Stage

The cast included the acting apprentice company as well as professional actors from the Theatre School

 

Director / Choreographer -MEAN GIRLS (Musical)

Educational Touring Out Reach Production

The cast included the acting apprentice company 

 

Instructor - The Business of the Business: A resource for the modern profession of musical theatre

The course includes: resumes, headshots, websites, audition videos, audition submissions, audition technique

             

Instructor - Adult Musical Theatre Dance [Open Level] 

 

Instructor - Adult Musical Theatre Audition Technique: Singing, Acting, Dancing

 

           

 

GRETNA THEATRE SCHOOL, MT GRETNA PA

Summer 2018

 

Instructor - Broadway Dance Workshop: Audition and Performance Techniques

 

 

 

WYOMING PERFORMING ARTS INSTITUTE, KINGSTON PA

Summer Program ~ 2011

 

Choreographer / Assistant Director - A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM

Full production presented on the Main Stage / Ages 12-18

 

Director / Choreographer - LES MISERABLES JR

Presented as a staged concert / Ages 12-18

 

Dance Instructor - Age 12-18 [Open Level] Ballet, Jazz & Musical Theatre  

 

 

 

OHANA PERFORMING ARTS, HONOLULU HI

Summer Program ~ 2010

 

 

Director - Disney's FROZEN JR (upcoming)

Full production presented on the Main Stage / Ages 5-18

 

 

Choreographer / Assistant Director - Disney's MULAN JR

Full production presented on the Main Stage / Ages 5-18

 

Dance Instructor -  Age 5-18 [Open Level] Musical Theatre

 

 

 

ADULT & TEEN MUSICAL THEATRE WORKSHOPS, NYC & PHILADELPHIA

2006 ~ Present

 

Instructor - Musical Theatre: Vocalists [Open Level & Master Class]

Classes include audition and performance techniques, material selection, singing and acting instruction

Private coaching, weekly classes or weekend intensives



Instructor - Musical Theatre: Dance [Open Level & Master Class]

Performance and Audition Technique

            

 

 

CLASSES TAUGHT INDEPENDENTLY, NYC & PHILADELPHIA

2004 ~ Present


Musical Theatre: Audition Technique [All Levels]

Performance: Technique [All Levels] 
Ballroom & Swing: Partnering and Lifts [All Levels]
Musical Theatre and Ballet: Partnering, Lifts