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Shea Sullivan

Shea Sullivan is an award winning director and choreographer who has worked in film, television, and theater. The New York Times describes her choreography as "adds high gloss" and "creating infectious joy." Recently Shea was nominated for a Chita Rivera Award for her choreography of the Off- Broadway show Neurosis.

For 20 years, Shea was the protégé of Tony Award-winning Choreographer Henry LeTang. She assisted Mr. LeTang on many projects and taught with him until his passing in April 2007. She was the assistant choreographer to Mr. LeTang for the Showtime movie, Bojangles, starring Gregory Hines. Shea credits her understanding of the work of a choreographer to the unique relationship she had with Mr. LeTang.

Select credits include: Pre Broadway development: SOPH- The Sophie Tucker Musical. YES! The Musical . Off-Broadway: R.R.R.E.D, Neurosis (Chita Rivera Award Nomination), Polkadots- The Cool Kids Musical (Off Broadway Alliance Award), Pageant! (Drama Desk Nomination Best Revival), I'll Say She Is. For Westchester Broadway Theatre: Newsies. For PACE University: Pete (Her) Pan. For Cape Playhouse: Drowsy Chaperone, Sweet Charity, Legally Blonde, Crazy For You; Kiss Me Kate. For Maltz Jupiter Theatre: The Producers, Will Roger Follies, Music Man (Carbonell Award), Crazy For You (Carbonell Award). For Barrington Stage: Ragtime (Berk Theater Critic Award Nomination), Southern Comfort. For Arts Center of Coastal Carolina: Newsies, White Christmas. Pan Am (ABC), Christmas Carol (Fords Theater), Dames at Sea (Bay Street Theatre), DanceBreak '08. Proud member of SDC. Board member of the Ziegfeld Club. Shea's choreography has also been featured at Fire Island Dance Festival, Dancers Responding to Aids, Broadway Bares, Easter Bonnet and The Red Bucket Follies (formally known as Gypsy of the Year). @thesheasullivan