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Regina Peluso

 
Bio:
holds a BFA in Musical Theater and minor in Dance from The Boston Conservatory of Music, and a certificate from The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts. As founder/Artistic Director of COLLIDE Theatrical Dance Company she has choreographed/created/directed/produced Lot of Living to Do, The ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
holds a BFA in Musical Theater and minor in Dance from The Boston Conservatory of Music, and a certificate from The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts. As founder/Artistic Director of COLLIDE Theatrical Dance Company she has choreographed/created/directed/produced Lot of Living to Do, The ... (read complete bio)
 

 

Regina Peluso Biography

holds a BFA in Musical Theater and minor in Dance from The Boston Conservatory of Music, and a certificate from The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts.
As founder/Artistic Director of COLLIDE Theatrical Dance Company she has choreographed/created/directed/produced Lot of Living to Do, The Belmont Hotel, Class of ‚Äô85, Zoot Suit Riots, Romeo & Juliet, C.L.U, Dracula (2016 & 2017), Le Petit Moulin, The Great Gatsby and The Picture of Dorian Gray. She collaborated with the MN History Theatre and choreographed the joint production of Dance ‚ÄėTil You Drop.
Additional Theatrical Choreography credits include The Guthrie Theatre (A Christmas Carol 2019), The History Theatre (Coco’s Diary, This Side of Paradise, River Road Boogie), Old Log Theater (Wedding Singer, Best Little Whorehouse…, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels), Stages Theater Co, Hennepin Theater Trust, White Buffalo Theater Company.. among others. Regina lived in both New York and Los Angeles for over a decade before returning to her hometown in 2013. During her time on the coasts she was a series regular on an Emmy Award winning children’s television show, performed Off-Broadway and in numerous regional theater productions. She is a certified Gus Giordano Jazz Dance Instructor, proud member of AEA, SAG and SDC and the Minneapolis representative for the Parent Artist Advocacy League.
Upcoming: The Christmas Carol (Choreographer- The Guthrie Theater 2019), Romeo & Juliet (The Cowles Center 2020), A Little Princess (The Cowles Center May 2020), SKOL! (Fall 2020)





Regina Peluso News

GODSPELL, THE PAJAMA GAME & More Announced for Artistry 2022-2023 Season Photo GODSPELL, THE PAJAMA GAME & More Announced for Artistry 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 13, 2022

Artistry will welcome audiences back to the Bloomington Center for the Arts, launching its 2022-2023 Season of theatrical and musical entertainment. 

Collide Theatrical Dance Company to Stage Revised CLASS OF '85 Photo Collide Theatrical Dance Company to Stage Revised CLASS OF '85
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 20, 2022

COLLIDE Theatrical Dance Company is set to present Class of '85, a revised and reimagined version of our original 2014 production! New dancers, new music, new stories....same nostalgia and fun!

COLLIDE Theatrical Dance Company to Present THE ROMANCE CANDLELIGHT CABARET Photo COLLIDE Theatrical Dance Company to Present THE ROMANCE CANDLELIGHT CABARET
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 20, 2022

COLLIDE Theatrical Dance Company will present the Romance Candlelight Cabaret, the second performance in their renovated performance space in St. Paul's Midway neighborhood.

BWW Review: A CHRISTMAS CAROL at Guthrie Theater Photo BWW Review: A CHRISTMAS CAROL at Guthrie Theater
by Megan Siemieniak - Nov 14, 2021

This week, A Christmas Carol dazzles its way back to the Guthrie. After co-directing Dickens' Holiday Classic, a film adaptation of A Christmas Carol during the 2020 holiday season, artistic director Joseph Haj is directing the 47th production of this classic at the Guthrie Theater.

Guthrie Theater to Present World-Premiere Adaptation of A CHRISTMAS CAROL Starring Ma Photo Guthrie Theater to Present World-Premiere Adaptation of A CHRISTMAS CAROL Starring Matthew Saldivar
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 15, 2021

The Guthrie Theater today announced casting for its 47th production of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, featuring a world-premiere adaptation by Chicago-based theatermaker Lavina Jadhwani, directed by Joseph Haj.

Collide Theatrical Dance Company Presents FRANKENSTEIN Photo Collide Theatrical Dance Company Presents FRANKENSTEIN
by Stephi Wild - Sep 7, 2021

The ultimate story about a human's need for motherly love and connection. Author Mary Shelley, an unmarried pregnant teen, wrote the infamous science-fiction novel not long after the death of her first child during a period of immense loss and personal suffering. Her remarkable journey is told in parallel with the classic novel through a mix of theatrical dance styles.

Cast Announced For FRANKENSTEIN at the Southern Theater Photo Cast Announced For FRANKENSTEIN at the Southern Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 30, 2021

The ultimate story about a human need for motherly love and connection. Author Mary Shelley, an unmarried pregnant teen, wrote the infamous science-fiction novel not long after the death of her first child during a period of immense loss and personal suffering.

WONDERLAND to be Presented by Collide Theatrical Dance Company Photo WONDERLAND to be Presented by Collide Theatrical Dance Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 15, 2021

Collide Theatrical will present 'WonderLand' May 15-30, 2021 outside of the James J. Hill House, and June 5-20, 2021 outside of the Mill City Museum. This steampunk dance theater spin-off of Alice in Wonderland takes place at WonderLand, a premier mental institution run by Dr. Andrew Knight.

Collide Theatrical Announces Cast for WONDERLAND Photo Collide Theatrical Announces Cast for WONDERLAND
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 18, 2021

Collide Theatrical will present 'WonderLand' May 15-30, 2021, outside of the James J. Hill House.

Collide Theatrical Dance Company Presents WONDERLAND Photo Collide Theatrical Dance Company Presents WONDERLAND
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 18, 2021

Collide Theatrical will present 'WonderLand' May 15-30, 2021, outside of the James J. Hill House. This steampunk dance theater spin-off of Alice in Wonderland takes place at WonderLand, a premier mental institution run by Dr. Andrew Knight.

Regina Peluso Videos

VIDEO: The Guthrie Theater Celebrates The Holidays With A CHRISTMAS CAROL VideoVIDEO: The Guthrie Theater Celebrates The Holidays With A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by Stage Tube - Nov 13, 2019

The Guthrie Theater presents the perennial holiday favorite A Christmas Carol, written by Charles Dickens, adapted by Crispin Whittell and directed by Lauren Keating. A Twin Cities holiday tradition for many, this season marks the Guthrie's 45th production, making it the longest run of A Christmas Carol in regional theater history. 

VIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For Collide Theatrical's THE GREAT GATSBY VideoVIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For Collide Theatrical's THE GREAT GATSBY
by Stage Tube - Nov 17, 2018

The cast for COLLIDE'S upcoming world premiere dance musical, The Great Gatsby, has been announced. Created by Regina Peluso and Josh Campbell (the creative team that produced COLLIDE's hit production of 'Dracula'), The Great Gatsby features Patrick Jeffrey as Jay Gatsby, Caleb Michael as Nick Carraway, Katie Gearty as Jordan Baker, Chelsea Rose as Myrtle Wilson, Jarod Boltjes as Tom Buchanan, Erik Hunder as George Wilson, and Grace Janiszewski as Daisy Buchanan.

VIDEO: Check Out Clips From Collide Theatrical's THE GREAT GATSBY VideoVIDEO: Check Out Clips From Collide Theatrical's THE GREAT GATSBY
by Stage Tube - Nov 17, 2018

The cast for COLLIDE'S upcoming world premiere dance musical, The Great Gatsby, has been announced. Created by Regina Peluso and Josh Campbell (the creative team that produced COLLIDE's hit production of 'Dracula'), The Great Gatsby features Patrick Jeffrey as Jay Gatsby, Caleb Michael as Nick Carraway, Katie Gearty as Jordan Baker, Chelsea Rose as Myrtle Wilson, Jarod Boltjes as Tom Buchanan, Erik Hunder as George Wilson, and Grace Janiszewski as Daisy Buchanan.