Lisa La Touche

Originally from Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Lisa’s recent credit includes original cast member of SHUFFLE ALONG  on Broadway choreographed by Savion Glover and directed by George C. Wolfe.  With the cast she was appeared at the 70th annual TONY Awards and Maya & Marty on NBC and became recipient of the Fred Astaire award for “Outstanding Ensemble in a Broadway show” and the A.C.C.A. Actor’s Equity Award for “Outstanding Broadway Chorus”.  She has also just filmed an episode as a principal dancer with Amazon's Original TV series Z- The Beginning of Everything  Directed by Shane Black and featured choreography by John Carrafa.  Previous highlights have also included touring with Savion Glover productions in STEPZ, and also performing in both New York's Off-Broadway and the North American touring casts of STOMP.   Lisa has performed, choreographed and taught world wide on various independent projects and was also faculty member of the School of Jacob's pillow under the direction of her mentor Dianne Walker in 2012.    She appears as guest faculty at Broadway Dance Center and Steps on Broadway in New York City and loves sharing her passion within eager up and coming professionals of all ages.  She is currently continuing her studies in acting at both Matthew Newton Studios and Susan Batson studios, and works with vocal coaches Shelton Becton and Susan Eichborn Young.  She believes whole heartedly that we are all to trust and follow our inspirations and welcome a journey of unlimited opportunities.