Kari Twyman, Cumming Georgia
Dance Instructor, COLLECTION Theatre Company
Kari Twyman started dancing at the age of 5 with Great Gig Dance Company. Kari has been trained in several genres of dance over the years, but she specializes in musical theatre, contemporary, hip-hop, partnering and tap. Kari has recently received a BFA in Musical Theatre from Brenau University. During her time at Brenau, Kari was fortunate enough to begin her professional performing career with credits like The Hunchback of Notre Dame (Aurora & Theatrical Outfit), Jesus Christ Superstar (Atlanta Lyric), In The Heights (Aurora & Theatrical Outfit). Kari’s upcoming Atlanta productions include: Mamma Mia (Aurora), AIDA (Atlanta Lyric), and Parade (Wallace Buice Theatre). After her graduation, Kari and two of her colleagues founded a performance training company for young artists called Collection Theatre, where she serves as Co-Artistic Director and Choreographer. In addition, Kari made her regional choreography debut with Damn Yankees at Theatre Buford. Kari now holds private dance lessons for technique in tap and jazz. For additional updates and information follow: @kari_onmyway.