Alison Solomon has been a professional dancer for 20 years with over a decade of both performing on Broadway as well as working as one of the most sought-after associate choreographers. Alison has extensive swing (lindy hop) and salsa partnering expertise and often lends a hand in teaching and creating partner choreography/technique during new shows' developmental processes. She was instrumental in assisting with the salsa choreography in In the Heights. She performed the Lindy Hop feature in the National Tour of Swing! and went on to perform the show over 500 times around the country, before choreographing a production of it in the Twin Cities. She will be Directing and Choreographing Swing! again this Fall.
Alison is as versed in dance styles as she is in mediums having choreographed ad spots featuring some of the country’s top dancers such as, Lauren Froderman ("SYTYCD"), Gillian Murphy (American Ballet Theatre), and Ashley Bouder (New York City Ballet). Alison was part of the team that choreographed the NFL Super Bowl LII Dirty Dancing commercial that went viral, featuring Odell Beckham Jr. and Eli Manning with the NY Giants. Alison has choreographed regionally as well as for corporate events in and around NYC and has served as the audition choreographer for Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines. Her past credits include Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Broadway, Australia, and National Touring companies), Gigi, Beautiful - The Carole King Musical, Smokey Joe’s Cafe, I Married an Angel (City Center), Sweet Charity with Sutton Foster, Bandstand, The Honeymooners (Paper Mill Playhouse), and In the Heights (The Kennedy Center).