Anne Beck

Anne Beck

Instructor of Dance


Room:AC 306

Anne is a singer, dancer, actor, director, dance adjudicator, award winning choreographer, massage therapist, wife and mommy.

After living in NYC for over 15 years performing, obtaining dance captain roles on Broadway, in First National Tours and regionally; at theatres such as Terrance Mann’s North Carolina Theatre, The Palace Theatre (SC), Artpark, and Gateway to name a few, she now resides in Indianapolis but still travels to perform, direct, choreograph and adjudicate at festivals/dance conventions, teach master classes in Musical Theatre, Jazz, Tap and Auditioning techniques.

She has choreographed over 100 musicals for theaters across the US. She has traveled to teach in Sardenia, Italy, Modena, Italy, Mexico City, Mexico, Toronto, Ontario and Calgary through Dance Masters of America and has served on their Student Honors Intensive Faculty and Teachers Training Faculty for over 12 years now.

In Indiana she is the resident choreographer at Zionsville Highschool, a show doctor and choreographer for Center Grove Highschool show choirs and musicals, the resident choreographer for The Indianapolis Mens choir, a choreographer for The Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre on Michael Feinstein’s Palladium complex in Carmel, as well as for many commercial organizations and Industrials through Ideal Talent Inc.

Performing credits include:
Broadway: Saturday Night Fever (original Broadway Company). National tours: The Who’s Tommy ( Sally Simpson), Saturday Night Fever, (Stephanie Mangano), and Gentlemen Prefer Blondes w/ Barbara Eden. Other: A Chorus Line (Cassie), Cats (Bombalurina) Pippin (Catherine), Rent (Mimi,) You’re..Charlie Brown (Lucy), Little Shop of Horrors (Audrey), West Side Story (Anita), Evita w/ Natalie Toro. Indianapolis Symphony Concerts: Yuletide Celebration (9 years) (co-choreographer additionally), Sandi Patty’s Broadway, Pops Goes Vegas, Disco Days Boogie Nights. Guys and Dolls w/ Hal Linden. Hello Dolly with Sandi Patty/Gary Beach. Hairspray w/ John Waters and Micky Dolenz. On Broadway w/ Beth Leavel and Anything goes w/ Judy Kaye and Rachel York. She has also been a featured performer with numerous Symphony Orchestras singing and dancing with The Naples Symphony, Baltimore Symphony, National Symphony of Canada/ Ottowa, Jacksonville, North Carolina, Omaha, San Diego, Phoenix and The Cincinatti Pops with Maestro Jack Everly and NYC POPS principle conductor Steven Reineke.
She has had the honor of winning choreographed awards acorss the US and has been involved in upcoming Broadway Musical workshops for New works headed to Broadway including Trip of Love scheduled for this fall.

Anne is dedicated and thrilled to be working with this unbelievably talented staff, leadership team and students at the remarkable Ball State University.

Course Schedule
Course No. Section Times Days Location
Intro to Tap 1 132 1 1435 - 1550 M W BG, room 101
Tap 1 232 1 1300 - 1415 W F BG, room 101
Jazz 4 430 1 0915 - 1045 M W F BG, room 213