Dawson Graham is an experienced, award winning actor, dancer, choreographer and teacher, working out of both Austin and Dallas, Texas. He will soon graduate with a BFA in Dance Performance and Choreography from the acclaimed Texas State University Dance Program with additional formal training in acting for the stage and screen. Dawson has trained under experienced, union professionals. This includes years of training in acting, dance, and voice from Equity and SAG artists. Dawson is a multifaceted dancer, with classical training in ballet, several styles of jazz, tap, contemporary/modern, hip-hop and specialized performance styles. His dance specialties are rooted in musical theatre, dance theatre and commercial dance performance. He has professional experience performing on several Texas stages, and on screen. Dawson is also an experienced choreographer and teacher. Dawson has worked as a choreographer, co-choreographer, and dance captain for several stage productions at numerous Texas theaters. He is also the founder of the Bobcat Dance Theatre company at Texas State University, and worked as the Executive Director with responsibilities in dance choreography, management, direction, production, marketing, and more. He has also instructed dance classes of all styles, with a specialization in musical theatre and commercial dance. Dawson has received awards in acting as well as dance honors such as the Chita Rivera Dance Award from the DFW Column, and the Barbara L. Piersol Presidential Excellence Scholarship in Dance.
Dawson is currently a working actor and dance performer, represented by Acclaim Talent in Austin, Texas.