Eliana K-Lichtman (Footloose Choreographer, American Idiot Director/Choreographer) 

Eliana is ecstatic to be choreographing Footloose and Directing/Choreographing American Idiot especially at her home theater! As a performer and a director/choreographer she has been a part of over 100 productions here at the Cultural Arts Playhouse. Aside from CAP, she has choreographed at several theaters across Long Island as well as Molloy College, Harborfields High School, Half Hollow Hills High School East, and she is the Director of the theater program at West Side School in Cold Spring Harbor. Recently she was also the Assistant to the Director for How the Grinch Stole Christmas at Madison Square Garden where she worked under Director Matt August. She has studied with world renowned choreographers Derek Mitchell, Kristin Sudeikis, Ginger Cox, and Emmy Award Winner Mia Michaels. Recent favorite choreography credits include: All Shook Up, Kiss Me Kate, The Addams Family, Deirdre a new musical, and In the Heights. Thank you to family, friends, and everyone who has given their love and support  throughout this journey! Create peace. Spread love.