Denise Holland Bethke was born and raised in Los Angeles. She’s performed and choreographed professionally for over 35 years.
She has worked with such names as Michael Kidd, Juliet Prouse, Rob Marshall, Michele Gondry, Kevin Spacey, Jennifer Lopez, Paula Abdul, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Dixie Chicks, Michael Bolton, Chemical Brothers, B-52s, LL Cool J, Rosie O Donnel, Dennis Quaid and Drew Carey.
She also performed on the Oscars, MTV Awards, Comedy Awards, American Music Awards, Friends and numerous other TV series, musicals, videos, and feature films.
She toured internationally on 4 concert tours for Paula Abdul and country music icon Reba McEntire.
She has lived in Sweden for 12 years and has performed in “Grease” with Rennie Mirro and Pernilla Wallgren, “Cabaret” with Peter Joback, and choreographed for Lisa Miskovsky, Ainbusk Singers, Humor Gala, Sound of Music, Buddy Holly, Alice in Wonderland, Foxy the show, and was nominated for Best Choreography for her work in The Producers at Kina Teatern. She also choreographed three hit musicals; The Addams Family, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, and the currently running Bullets Over Broadway, in which her work received rave reviews!