Meet the team

Ilyse Robbins

Ilyse Robbins, she/her (Choreographer) is delighted to be back at CST having previously worked on choreography here for Ain’t Misbehavin’ (co-produced with Front Porch and GBSC: Elliot Norton Award – Outstanding Musical Production) and Brundibar. Recent projects include Lizzie (Umbrella Stage); Assassins (Lyric Stage); Tell Me on a Sunday, Cabaret (Peterborough Players); Beehive, Little Women (GBSC). Her original choreography for the World Premiere of Swan Lake in Blue: A Jazz Ballet at GBSC won the Elliot Norton Award – Outstanding Choreography and she directed the award-winning Move on the Cha-Chas at United Solo Festival NYC. Ilyse is a teacher, coach, and writer. She holds a BS in Communication/Theater from Northwestern, theater certification from BADA and an Ed.M. from Harvard. Upcoming projects: White Rabbit, Red Rabbit (Umbrella Stage – actor), Peter and the Wolf (BYSO – Narrator), Mr. Popper’s Penguins (WFT – Director/Choreographer). Ilyse is a proud Member of SDC. Love to Glen and the kids.