Tammy Mader


Teaching credentials: 

Lou Conte Dance Studio — Beginning/Intermediate and Intermediate/Advanced Musical Theatre Dance, Beginning/Intermediate Musical Theatre Tap

The School At Porchlight — Tap Fundamentals, 4-legged Tap, Active Dance

chiARTS — Musical Theatre Dance (Juniors)

American Rhythm Center — Musical Theatre Dance

Columbia College Adjunct faculty 2002-2005 — Musical Theatre Dance, Senior Musical Theatre Workshop

Choreographic credits: Young Frankenstein, Hairspray (Jeff Award), Gypsy, Spamalot, Seven Brides For Seven Brothers (Jeff Nomination), Thoroughly Modern Millie (Jeff Award), Meet Me In St. Louis, Kiss Me Kate (Jeff Nomination), Anything Goes (Jeff Nomination) and My One And Only (Jeff Award) at Drury Lane Oakbrook Terrace; Grand Hotel (Jeff Nomination) and The Full Monty at Drury Lane Water Tower Place; Guys & Dolls and Invisible Man at Court Theatre; My One And Only (Jeff Nomination-Choreography) and 42nd St. (Jeff Award), at Marriott Theatre; Elizabeth Rex at Chicago Shakespeare Theatre; 42nd St. at Paramount Theatre; Singin’ In The Rain (Jeff Nomination) at Theater at the Center in Munster, Indiana and Porchlight Theatre’s production of Assassins

Directing credits: Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story at Drury Lane Oakbrook and Drury Lane Water Tower Place, Hairspray (Jeff Nomination), Sleeping Beauty and Charlotte’s Web at Drury Lane Theatre, My One And Only at Marriott Theatre. 

Representative Roles at Chicagoland theaters include Judy in White Christmas, Principle in Shout! (Jeff Nomination) Sweet Sue in Sugar, Rhetta Cupp in Pump Boys & Dinettes, Eva Peron in Evita, Rizzo in Grease, Joan in Dames At Sea (Jeff Nomination), Anita in West Side Story (Jeff Nomination), Kathy Selden in Singin’ In The Rain (Jeff Nomination)Gino in A Day In Hollywood, A Night In The Ukraine, Cassie & Val in A Chorus Line, Peggy Sawyer (Jeff Nomination) & Anytime Annie in 42nd St., Tracy Lord in High Society, Cheryl in the Taffetas and Woman in Oh Coward!

Education: BFA in Musical Theatre from Point Park University, AAS in Culinary Arts from Le Cordon Bleu