Mentored by Emmy Award and Golden Globe winner Debbie Allen, Kim Hale brings a 360-degree approach to her work as a performer, speaker, dance educator, and choreographer.
Kim is featured as the "Pie Lady" in the 2020 Netflix holiday musical Christmas on the Square starring Dolly Parton, Christine Baranski, Jenifer Lewis and Treat Williams. She was also one of the Assistant Choreographers of the film directed and choreographed by Debbie Allen. Kim assisted Ms. Allen on Diana Ross at the Hollywood Bowl 2018 and performed in the Motown legend’s 75th Birthday Concert at the Hollywood Palladium in 2019. Other recent credits include The Ellen Show, Grey's Anatomy as well as multiple episodes of The Late Late Show with James Corden choreographed by Emmy Award nominee Chloe Arnold. Kim appeared in the National Tour of Applause directed by Gene Saks and choreographed by Ann Reinking, pre-Broadway workshops of Chicago and Fosse, Debbie Allen’s Hot Chocolate Nutcracker as well as industrials for Shell Oil, State Farm, Harley Davidson and Redken. She served as Director and Choreographer of the 2nd Annual ANOC Awards Dinner and Gala which aired on NBC Sports and was part of the Creative Team of ESPN's Special Olympics 2015 Opening Ceremonies directed by Debbie Allen. Kim choreographed the original musicals Are You There God? It's Me, Karen Carpenter (LA), BJ ~ A Musical Romp (NYC), and The Bank of America Children's Tour Fractured Fairy Tales (NY). Other credits include Bye Bye Birdie (Dir./Chor.), Little Women (Asst. Dir./Chor.), For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When The Rainbow Is Enough, The World Goes Round, Pippin, and Camp Rock The Musical.
Kim spent five years as Assistant Professor of Dance in the BFA Musical Theater program at Syracuse University where she taught all levels of jazz, theater dance and ballet. She has also served on the dance faculty at the Debbie Allen Dance Academy, Los Angeles County High School for the Arts, Chapman University, and as a guest teacher at The Edge in Los Angeles and Steps on Broadway in New York City. Kim enjoyed six years as an Agent in the Dance Education and Choreography Departments at The Movement Talent Agency (MTA). During that time, she toured the country with Revel Dance Convention scouting dancers for MTA. Kim recently founded Kim Hale | Public Relations which represents artists and creators at all stages of their careers.
Kim was born in Torrance, CA and received her Bachelor’s of Science from Wellesley College and Master’s Degree from Syracuse University. She is a proud member of Actor's Equity and SAG/AFTRA eligible.