Gabrielle FitzPatrick has danced and choreographed in several dance productions, musicals, Sesame Place, and on tour for over 20 years in her career. She starred in productions including “Hairspray” and “Joseph and the Amazing Color Dreamcoat”, as well as being the original choreographer of a brand new musical “They call it GRAVY, we call it SAUCE.” Apart from the world of Musical Theater, Gabrielle has danced and choreographed in several different settings including numerous performing companies at her college and through other dance studios and schools. She performed in “The Nutcracker” for 7 years in partnership with L’Ecole de la Dance and the Donestk Ballet Company and performed in many different roles ranging from little doll to a snowflake. Gabrielle was a Costume Character Performer at Sesame Place and on the national tour of Sesame St Live Let’s Dance; her main roles included Bert, Count von Count, Grundgetta, and Grover. Gabrielle has also studied gymnastics and acrobatic dance for the last several years and has started to get into the world of circus arts including hoop dancing, aerial silks, and hand balancing. When she’s not dancing, acting, singing, or tumbling on the stage Gabrielle loves to share her knowledge with the next generation and inspire young performers to realize and achieve their dreams of performing and shining their own unique light on the stage. Gabrielle looks forward to continuing her journey as a teacher and joining the staff at Beth Jacobsen School of Dance.