2019-Murder Ballad,  Music Theatre of Madison

2018-Fun Home,  Forward Theater Company

Recently Closed

Maureen brings experience, confidence, positive energy and a strong work ethic to dance choreography and movement coaching for live performance and film.

-Maureen speaks about her choreography and movement work for Remy Bumppo Theatre Company's production of Our Class.  Watch the video here.

-Read a bit about Maureen's choreography here.

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​Madison, WI, Chicago, IL USA

2019-Beautiful View, The Jefferson

"Maureen Janson’s choreography is pure fun, and is deftly executed."  -Chicago Sun-Times

"Janson reminds me of choreographer Paul Taylor with her musicality and penchant for inserting quirky elements that let us see traditional ballet vocabulary in a new way."  -Isthmus

"Choreographer Maureen Janson contributed mightily to the power of this play's physical prowess"  -Dane 101

"Fortunately for Maureen Janson,  her work really is smart: it has a visceral impact... This company  surprised me with its ragged force, dark humor, and enigmatic but powerful sense of theater. "  -Chicago Reader

From Opera House to Storefront to Black Box;

From Ballet to Ballroom to Hip Hop;

From Stillness to Gesture to Cartwheel;

From Actor to Singer to Dancer;


-Maureen was awarded the prestigious Choreography and Performance Award from the Wisconsin Dance Council.  

She also is the recipient of an Individual Artist Fellowship from the state of Wisconsin.

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Maureen's choreography was recently cited as the "Best of 2016" by Isthmus, Madison, WI

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At top: still from dance film, Sliver (choreographed, danced and edited by Maureen Janson, sculpture by Hongtao Zhou). 

Maureen Janson