Associate Artistic Director
Kurtis graduated in 2000 with a degree in Dance Performance from Louisburg College in North Carolina. Kurtis has worked extensively as a dance instructor for studios and conventions across the country. Upon moving to New York, he served as dance captain of the national tours of Crazy for You and Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. Choreography credits include Gypsy, A Christmas Carol, 42nd Street, Cabaret, Jesus Christ Superstar, and Crazy for You. At ABT, Kurtis has directed, music directed, and choreographed multiple shows. He has choreographed many shows at ABT, winning ariZoni Awards for his work on Anything Goes and 42nd Street. He has also performed in numerous shows at ABT, most recently appearing in Pageant on the Mainstage and A Broadway Christmas Carol in The Encore at ABT.