MONICA McSWAIN has made a significant mark in both the dance world and acting world…and continues. As a child of the theater and Omaha native, Monica has danced, sung, and acted her way into the hearts of audiences in leading roles on Broadway (Schoenfeld Theatre, Lincoln Center), in feature films (Miramax, Paramount, Columbia & Universal Pictures) and television (ABC, FOX, Showtime, Disney). As a member of Actors’ Equity Association & SAG-AFTRA, Monica’s leading roles also include over 50 national TV commercials, billboards and national magazines. Her credits comprise dancing for notables like Debbie Allen and with legendary Michael Jackson (hired as one of only three females). Monica's Choreography and teaching has commissioned her to produce across the globe. Her honors and awards include a full scholarship with The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and appearing with their main company. Monica believes in balancing career and life doing missions in the US and overseas, frequenting Rwanda, Africa.