SUSAN GRADY FOSTER (BALLET, JAZZ, MUSICAL THEATRE, TAP, CONDITIONING, ADULT YOGA, TEAM DIRECTOR) "Suz" is delighted to be working with The Dance Project this year! Originally from Pittsburgh, PA, she is a proud holder of a B.F.A. in Musical Theatre from The University of Michigan – GO BLUE! Suz currently performs with the Gulf Coast Theatre on Tap, and she previously performed in 42ND STREET on the Asia Tour and in Moscow, Russia, in THE SOUND OF MUSIC Asia Tour, as well as the U.S. National Tours of SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER and ANNIE GET YOUR GUN. Regional work includes Roxie Hart in CHICAGO, Judy Haynes in WHITE CHRISTMAS, Leading Player in PIPPIN, Audrey in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, and Goodspeed Opera House production of HIGH BUTTON SHOES. Favorite role played was the Countess/Bolero Dancer in GRAND HOTEL. Susan has choreographed for the Victory Belles at the National WWII Museum, as well as many musicals across the Midwest and Northeast. She has taught dance and theatre at Interlochen All-State Musical Theatre Intensive, The University of Michigan Musical Theatre Intensive, The University of Findlay, Civic Light Opera Academy of Musical Theatre, as well as numerous studios across the Northeast, Midwest, and the greater New Orleans area.