JESSICA HARTMAN has had the honor of working with some of the best directors, choreographers, and stars of the Broadway world such as Liza Minnelli, Gregory Hines, Donna McKechnie and Jerry Herman to name a few. Some of her choreography credits include The Boy From Oz on Broadway starring Hugh Jackman (Associate Choreographer/Dance Captain/Swing) where she also served as Hugh’s Dance Coach, Lysistrata Jones on Broadway (Associate Choreographer), Showtune Off-Broadway (Assistant Director and Choreographer to Joey McKneely), as well as working with Tony nominated Broadway Choreographer, Dan Knechtges on Broadway, Off-Broadway, in Berlin, and around the country.
She recently choreographed a world premiere at the Kennedy Center that moved to The New Victory Theatre in NYC, as well as All Shook Up at The MUNY. She Served as Associate Show Director and choreographer for Disney Jr. Dance Party at Disneyland, and is currently working on a project for Universal Studios in Orlando. Jessica has had the honor of working at the Goodspeed Opera House, TUTS, 5th Avenue Theatre, Signature Theatre, The MUNY, Arena Stage, Pasadena Playhouse, The New Victory Theatre, the NYC Fringe Festival, Ford’s Theatre, Dallas Theatre Center, Olney Theatre as well as choreographing new shows for Norwegian Creative Studios/Oceana Regatta and Sirena as well as for Carnival Cruise Lines.
Besides performing on Broadway, Jessica has performed all over the world at many venues including Radio City Music Hall in NYC, La Scala Opera House in Milan, Arena Stage in DC and at Lincoln Center with the New York City Opera and New York Philharmonic. She is the Artistic Director/Co-Founder of Broadway Theatre Connection which holds programs in New Orleans and St. Louis. Jessica is originally from New Orleans, LA and has a BFA in Musical Theatre from Florida State University.