Agent - Educator
Carol Connors, a renowned dance industry veteran and one-time agent with the Beverly Hecht Agency, is thrilled to return to the agency business as a talent agent in the Education Department here at GTA. Her experience as a teacher, dancer, choreographer, actress and businesswoman not only informs her understanding of the artists she works with but the unique needs of clients around the world as well.
She is formerly one of the original co-founders and co-owners of EDGE Performing Arts Center in Hollywood, CA. as well as LA Danceforce (LADF), a national and international dance convention that provided dance education to students, teachers and professionals alike (1992-2012). Her extensive teaching career began in Los Angeles for the Roland Dupree Dance Academy and continued with Dupree Dance Expo, EDGE and LADF as well as teaching master classes and adjudicating at numerous events in the U.S., Canada, New Zealand, Australia and Japan.
As a choreographer she has worked on over 40 commercials, stage shows in San Francisco, Lake Tahoe, Reno and Japan as well as the TV shows The Young & The Restless and the Bold and The Beautiful to name just a few. She also worked as a dancer/actress for many years on various TV series and specials at NBC, CBS and ABC, most recently appearing in the films Country Bears, Did You Hear About The Morgan’s, The Sweetest Thing, Jackass 2, The Muppet Movie and the smash La La Land.