Dance Teacher Faculty Bio | Christopher Gattelli | Steps on Broadway Faculty - Steps on Broadway
Christopher Gattelli
Christopher has won the Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle Award, Calloway and is a 3 time Lortel winner. Best known for Newsies, he has been represented on Broadway 16 times with productions that include The Cher Show, My Fair Lady, SpongeBob Squarepants, The King and I, South Pacific, War Paint, Amazing Grace, Casa Valentina, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, Sunday in the Park With George, Godspell, The Ritz, Martin Short: Fame Becomes Me, 13, and High Fidelity. Off-Broadway includes Dogfight, Altar Boyz, Bat Boy: The Musical, tick,tick...BOOM!, Adrift in Macao, 10 Million Miles. West End: The Kind and I, Sunday In The Park With George, South Pacific, Silence The Musical - off West End. As director/choreographer Silence: The Musical, Departure Lounge at The Public, In Your Arms, Radio Girl, and the world premiere of Jim Henson's Emmet Otter. Film: Coen Brothers' Hail Caesar! (With Channing Tatum and Scarlett Johansson) , Isn't it Romantic? (With Rebel Wilson and Liam Helmsworth), and Newsies, King & I, and The SpongeBob Musical all captured for film.

Christopher started dancing at 8years old and as a performer danced in Broadway and National Tours of Cats (Mistoffelees), Fosse, How To Succeed in Business (with Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker), Guys and Dolls, Evita, performed in ballet companies, with Ailey rep, and fun fact, was a Star Search Grand Champion.

So proud to be a part of this as I love watching the upcoming talent out there and how they keep pushing dance forward in their unique, individual, glorious ways.