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Represented by Craig Holzberg at Avalon Artists
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Danny Gardner is a New York City based actor and choreographer.  He was last seen starring as George M. Cohan / Dad in the NY Spectacualr starring the Rockettes at Radio City Music Hall.  Danny made his Broadway debut as “Lucky” in the premiere of Dames At Sea.  He was also recently seen performing along-side Tommy Tune in Encores! production of Lady, Be Good! at City Center. He has performed with symphonies nation-wide in Here to Stay – The Gershwin Experience! and toured with the Broadway productions of Irving Berlin’s White Christmas and 42nd Street.  Danny has performed at such famous New York Institutions as Town Hall, Birdland, and 54 Below. His off Broadway career includes performances at The New Victory Theatre, 59E59Street Theatres, Lincoln Center Institute, and The Tank Theatre. He is a company member of physical theatre company Parallel Exit (3 time Drama Desk Noms).  

His performing career has taken him as far as Jerusalem, Israel and Amman, Jordan (New York Song & Dance Co.) and Rein, Spain and Innsbruck, Austria (Exit Stage Left – Parallel Exit).  As a teacher he has taught at Steps on Broadway and Broadway Dance Center as well as private tutoring all over the New York City and Philadelphia, PA area.  His choreography has been seen on video installations in Chicago and Washington DC. (Niles Creative Group) as well as downtown dance performances including GIG – with Jenna Nichols and BC BEAT.  His choreography will be seen in the Lincoln Center Dance on Camera Festival - 2016 (A Tap Dance in a Circle).  

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Upcoming Projects

"Kicking and Screaming" at Symphony Space



Monday March 27th at 8:00 pm. Danny will be joining a host of other Choreographers for a night of new musical theatre song and dance.   




For several weeks, some of Broadway's most exciting established and emerging choreographers, composers, dancers and singers have been at work in every corner of Symphony Space creating original pieces that celebrate and reimagine the honored tradition of song and dance. The results of their work will come to life for one-night only in a thrilling program, Kicking & Screaming.

Led by Noah Racey (Curtains) and Lorin Latarro (Waitress), the choreographic lineup includes Sara Brians (resident choreographer for Matilda), Danny Gardner (Dames at Sea), Whitney G-Bowley (GIG), Nick Kepley (asst. choreographer, R & H's Cinderella), and Maxx Reed (West Side Story).

These cutting-edge dancemakers are collaborating with some of today's most vibrant musical theater composers: Debra BarshaJason Robert BrownEisa DavisSam DavisDrew FornarolaShaina Taub, and Ben Wexler. In addition, they will be reinterpreting Broadway classics including songs by George M. Cohan, Cole Porter, Comden and Green, Stephen Sondheim, and more. The evening will be music directed by Charlie Alterman (Pippin, Next to Normal).

Darnell Abraham
Tia Altinay
Kelsey Andres
Justina Aveyard

Kyle Baird
Kiara Benejan-Curry
Kelly Liz Bolick
Sara Brians
Cameron Burke
Grace Capeless
Melanie Comeau
Collins Connelly
Eisa Davis
Kristina Desjardins
Danielle Diniz
Clinton Edward
Wesley Faucher
Rosie Feldman
David Ferguson
Whitney G-Bowley
Danny Gardner
Kory Geller
Glenn Giron
Jeff Gorti
Taylor Habershaw
Ashley Haycock
Kirsten deLohr Helland
Drew Humphrey
Bryan Thomas Hunt
Kendyl Ito
Rahsaan Asim James II
J'royce Jata
Darrell T Joe

Anthony Johnson
Rebecca Kritzer
Brad Landers
Nikka Graff Lanzerone
Marty Lawson
Peter Leskowicz
Jason Luks
Tennille Mack
Yuriko Miyake
Erin Moore
Danelle Morgan
Mayte Natalie
Elyse Niederee
Marc Andrew Nuñez
Noah Racey
Kola Rai
Benjamin Roeling
Anthony Rosenthal
Kalen Sakima
Kelly Sheehan
Scott Shedenhelm
Clinton Sherwood
Megan Sikora
Avery Sobczak
Gabriella Stapula
Becky Stout
Karilyn Ashley Surratt
Daniel Switzer
Shaina Taub
Brandi Thompson
Karley Willocks
Jason Yudoff

Project Broadway is Symphony Space's unique celebration of the Great White Way. Leading singers, composers, writers, and directors share the stage and present new pieces in progress, unusual collaborations, engaging discussions, inside looks at the creative process, and show-stopping performances. You’ve never been this close to Broadway before.

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2537 Broadway at 95th St. 
New York, NY 10025 

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“I Got Rhythm

Choreographed by Emily Jeanne Phillips

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