Melanie Walters, Show Choir Clinician, Choreographer

Melanie Walters has served as an award-winning choreographer, clinician and adjudicator for countless middle and high school show choirs throughout Nebraska and Iowa since 1999.  Melanie won the 2013 Theatre Arts Guild Award (Best Choreography) for the Omaha Community Playhouse’s fall 2012 production of Legally Blonde and has served as choreographer for the Playhouse productions of Young Frankenstein, The Fantasticks, Altar Boyz and Evil Dead: The Musical.  She will serve as choreographer for the upcoming OCP productions of Little Women and Spamalot.  Her work has also been seen in high school productions such as Seussical, Oklahoma!, The Wiz, Anything Goes, All Shook Up, West Side Story and Once on This Island, among many others.  As a performer, Melanie has appeared on numerous stages around the Omaha metro.  Favorite roles include Eva Peron (Evita), Aida (Aida), Velma Kelly (Chicago), Judy (9 to 5), Lucy Harris Jekyll and Hyde), Mary Magdalene, (Jesus Christ Superstar) and The Narrator (Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.)