Director-choreographer Lynne Taylor-Corbett has been nominated for Tony Awards and a Drama Desk Award for her direction and choreography of Broadway’s Swing! Her choreography can be seen in feature films Footloose and My Blue Heaven. Her dance works have been commissioned by New York City Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre and Hubbard Street Dance Company, among others. Presently, she is working on a book entitled Token White Girl, about her experiences dancing with the Alvin Ailey company throughout Europe and Africa. Distant Thunder, a show she wrote with son, Shaun Taylor-Corbett, will be produced by The Lyric Theatre in Oklahoma City in April 2020.