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Ann Reinking

Ann Honorary Advisor to the Dance Board

Ann Reinking is a Broadway legend! As an actress, dancer and choreographer her extensive work in musical theatre includes starring in productions such as Coco, Over Here, Goodtime Charley, Cabaret, A Chorus Line, Chicago, Dancin, and Fosse to name just a few. She was honored to receive the coveted Tony Award, as well as the Drama Desk Award, the Astaire Award, the Laurence Olivier Award, the Outer Circle Critics Award and many others. Her awards and nominations for Best Actress in a Musical, Best Choreographer, Best Director, and Best Female Dancer were numerous during her performance years. Ann also appeared in the popular Hollywood films Annie, All That Jazz, and Micki & Maude.

The CSU Dance Program is indeed fortunate to have a professional creative collaboration with Ann whose major influence continues to have an impact on the theatre dance world.