Come see Beauty and the Beast
directed by Marcia Milgrom Dodge and choreographed by Josh Walden at Olney Theatre Center November 5th-January 2nd.
Beauty and the Beast at Olney Theatre Center where we are changing the norms of what you usually see in Disney shows.
Come see Megan's choreography in Bright Star
directed by Tom Width with musical direction by Paul Deiss at Swift Creek Mill Theatre March 23rd-May 11th in Colonial Heights, VA.
Come see South Pacific
directed by Alan Muraoka and
choreographed by Darren Lee
at the Olney Theatre Center
August 31st-October 7th in Olney, MD.
Come see A Chorus Line at Mill Mountain Theatre
April 25- May 13 in Roanoke, Virginia.
"Get a sneak peek at our production of A Chorus Line running April 25 - May 13 on the Trinkle MainStage."
Megan was asked to choreograph Shrek at Davis Middle School. See this Building Better Minds segment by CBS 6 that was done on her Shrek director and former teacher Martha Stanley.
Come see White Christmas at the Barter Theatre's Gilliam Stage November 17th-December 30th in
Come see Virginia Repertory Theatre's A Christmas Story the Musical at the Novemebr Theater November 25th-January 1st in Richmond, Virginia.
Come see Megan in Junie B. Jones the Musical as we bring the beloved children's books to life onstage.
Staring off Virgnia Repertory Theatre's children's season 2016-17 at the Willow Lawn location in Richmond, Virginia.
Little Mermaid ran for 5 straight sold out performances at the 1500 seat Sandler Center in Virginia Beach.
Come see Megan in Mame starring Emily Skinner at Virginia Repertory Theatre. Running through January 11th at the November Theatre in Richmond, Virginia.
"This magical production had a nationally-recognized impact on the thousands of kids and adults who saw it last year."
"This entire cast had an energy and talent that was unmatched. It was so joyful getting to watch this story come together in a new and entertaining way."
"Innovative casting, direction, and design combine to make Olney’s Beauty and the Beast a story about two outsiders finding love and creating a home with each other, no matter how much the odds are stacked against them."
"How this Beauty and the Beast is reflecting real life with 'Different Body Types and Ethnicities'"
"...the fine ensemble that helps make this production sparkle."
"Take an exclusive first look at Beauty and the Beast at Olney Theatre Center."
Before seeing "Sherlock Holmes: The Loss at Whitechapel," I was skeptical about what modern dance could possibly add to a murder mystery. Turns out it can enhance the telling to a beautiful degree.
"Whiting has made the show more of a visual spectacle, with puppets and extended dance sequences."
"America's longest running outdoor drama, The Lost Colony, has been newly reimagined."
Megan received her first Richmond Theatre Critics Circle nomination for Best Choreography for her work on
Bright Star at Swift Creek Mill Theatre.
"Propelled by Tatum's spirited and carousing hoedown choreography..."Pour Me Another Round" is a highpoint of the production."
"Megan Tatum’s choreography, which ranged from a square dance to the Charleston, interjected many enjoyable moments..."
"...a first-rate cast that will keep you engaged and enchanted until the final bow."
"An exceptionally talented cast and crew does justice to this classic..."
"How each character tries to make a kind of home is the driving force of South Pacific, now playing in a strong production at the Olney Theatre Center."
"From the opening number, the gangly Megan Tatum as Judy enchants the audience, first forgetting her assigned audition number (she’s number 23) and constantly mis-stepping by mis-speaking. "
"You get the opportunity to pick your favorite dancer/singer and follow that actor throughout (mine was was tall, talented Megan Tatum of Chester, VA, and a William & Mary grad.)"
A Chorus Line is coming to Roanoke. Watch us teach the WDBJ 7 team some steps from the show.
"Mill Mountain Theatre proudly presents the Award-Winning Musical A CHORUS LINE on the Trinkle MainStage April 25th - May 13th."
"The talented and well-rehearsed actors, many of whom are kids, are energetic and entertaining. They move with passion and precision."
"Nicole Oberleitner’s choreography -- and the many talented ensemble players who perform it -- absolutely take the show."
"Megan Tatum is new to us but was my teenage daughter’s favorite character...Ms. Tatum, who co-choreographed with Director Kniffen, made an impression on both of us."
"...with choreography by Kniffen and Megan Tatum, 'Junie B.' starts out strong from the first number..."
"High energy staging and plucky performances make this back-to-school school experience loads of fun."
"Midtown's production, directed and choreographed by Michael Lasris, is a truly magical experience. From start to finish there was not a weak link."
"We hope that audiences come and enjoy what we have worked to bring to life. It is a moment for the community to come together and partake in one storyline of truth, one storyline of love, and one storyline of wonderment that will hopefully then inspire people in their own lives."
"Brigadoon has a strong cast overall with Megan Tatum as a particular standout."
"Tall and stunningly beautiful, Meg and Jeff are the comic-relief of the show. Tatum is aggressive with her charisma and her moves as she lingers over O'Leary."
"With unique staging, solid piano accompaniment, and singers who have every reason to believe they could land on Broadway, this production is another gold star for a theater that is now a solid part of the Annapolis arts scene."
In January 2014 Megan choreographed Sullivan and Gilbert for the Sinfonicron Light Opera Company at the College of William and Mary.
In Megan's professional performing debut she was contracted by Busch Gardens Williamsburg to be their female dance swing for Christmas Town 2013. She covered 12 tracks across 2 shows. Megan quickly learned that this is the definition of crazy when you are a full time college student, but she loved every single minute of it! Here is Megan when she went in for the prima ballerina track in Miracles.