Chasta Hamilton is the Owner/ Artistic Director of Stage Door Dance Productions and the Founder/Editor of The Dance Exec. A 2007 Park Scholar Alumna of NC State, Chasta graduated summa cum laude with a degree in Arts Applications/Administration (Emphasis: Theatre). Her choreography has appeared at Raleigh Little Theatre, Deep Dish Theater, North Raleigh Arts & Creative Theatre, Theatre In The Park, Athens Drive High School (2014 Triangle Rising Star Award), and Clayton Youth Theater. Upcoming projects include: Choreographing the 41st Production of A Christmas Carol, Choreographing Sweeney Todd at Raleigh Little Theatre, and Directing/Choreographing The Wedding Singer at North Raleigh Arts & Creative Theatre. In 2012, Chasta received the Goodman Award for Regional Leadership Excellence in the Area of the Arts, and in 2014, Chasta was named to the Triangle Business Journal’s 40 Under 40.