Jazz Faculty Bio | Christine Cornish | Steps on Broadway
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Christine Cornish

Christine Cornish can currently be seen on Broadway in the hit musical, Chicago, playing Hunyak and covering Velma Kelly. Christine is most well known for her portrayal of Bombalurina in the OBC revival of CATS, where she was nominated for a 2017 Chita Rivera Award for Best female performance in a Broadway Musical. She was also seen in the OBC of Kiss Me Kate in 2019 as a featured ensemble dancer, covering Lois Lane at The Roundabout Theater, as well as My Fair Lady in 2018 at Lincoln Center.

A cum laude graduate of the Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music, other credits include: Laurey Williams in Susan Stroman's Oklahoma! at the MUNY, Sheila Bryant in A Chorus Line at the Riverside Theater, original revival tour of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat helmed by Andy Blankenbuehler, and more. She has also performed as a principal vocalist with the Fort Wayne Philharmonic, the Phoenix Symphony, and the Niagara Symphony Orchestra, as well as was a finalist in Kurt Weill's Lotte Lenya Vocal Competition in 2014. She appeared in the 25th Anniversary Concert performance of Crazy For You at Lincoln Center and has also appeared on HBO's "Last Week Tonight" with John Oliver, "Good Morning, America," "The Today Show," "The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade," and "The Tony Awards."

Christine is a teacher for Steps on Broadway, Broadway Dance Center, CLI studios, Institute of American Musical Theater, Broadway Workshop, Broadway On Demand, Broadway Classroom, among other programs. She has been featured on Playbill.com, Broadway.com, Inside Dance Magazine, and BroadwayBox as one of the "Incredible Debuts" of the 2016 Broadway season. @christinecornish