DU Alumni Spotlight: Beth Crandall


Beth Crandall studied at Dance Unlimited from 1990-2002, going from Maryland to New York City. There, she received her BFA from the NYU Tisch School of the Arts.

She currently is a choreographer, performer, and educator living in New York City.

In summer 2019, she choreographed “Matilda” at The Muny in St. Louis, her debut at that theater. She also choreographed “West Side Story” for the Abilene Opera Association in April 2019.

Previously, she served as an associate choreographer for several Broadway and New York City shows, including “Gettin’ the Band Back Together,” “High Button Shoes,” “The New Yorkers,” and “1176.” Beth also was an associate choreographer for “The Music Man” at the Kennedy Center, “Because of Winn Dixie” and “The Drowsy Chaperone” at Goodspeed Opera House, “Newsies” and “Jerome Robbins’ Broadway” at The Muny and the Gucci Showtime Spring/Summer 2019 Campaign.

As a performer, she has been seen on Broadway, performing in national and international tours, at top regional tours, and on television shows such as “Saturday Night Live” and “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.”

Beth currently is on the faculty at the Joffrey Ballet School in New York City, and is a proud member of the Actors Equity Association and the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society.

Dance Unlimited is so proud to have been a part of Beth’s dance journey, and we look forward to seeing how she’ll use her talent in the future!