ELIZABETH BURTON LYONS

Actor l Singer l Dancer l Coach

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ABOUT

Elizabeth is a proud Lakeland, FL native and graduate of Florida State University (BFA Musical Theatre). A week after graduation, she moved to NYC where she resided for 7 years. Favorite NYC performance credits include: Radio City's New York Spring Spectacular starring The Rockettes, Derek Hough and Laura Benanti (understudy for Laura Benanti), Parade at the Gallery Players (Iola Stover), The Underclassman at The Duke on 42nd St., the 1st National Tour of ELF (understudy Jovie) at Madison Square Garden, The Kennedy Center, Chicago's Palace Theatre and the Wang Theatre in Boston and the National Tour of the Wizard of Oz (understudy Dorothy). Alongside performing, Elizabeth has many years of experience as an instructor both in the classroom and privately, working with companies including Broadway Kids Auditions, SBG Studios, Harrison Arts Center, Lakeland Community Theatre and Theatre Winter Haven. Elizabeth directed over 400 kids, ages 8-18, as they joined the National Tour of the Wizard of Oz as munchkins in over 40 cities nationwide. Elizabeth now happily resides in Lakeland, FL, working as a private coach and instructor throughout central Florida and as the Director of Fine Arts at All Saints Academy in Winter Haven, FL.

 
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BROADWAY BEGINNINGS: A MUSICAL THEATRE INTENSIVE

JUNE 7-11, 2021

This exciting week with Elizabeth Lyons will include master classes in singing, dancing, and acting.  The intensive will also feature virtual Q&A sessions with Broadway directors, choreographers, and actors, culminating in a showcase-style musical theatre performance featuring all students.
June 7-10th from 9am-3pm and 11th from 9am-12pm.
Register at: allsaintsacademy.com/summer

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PETER AND THE STARCATCHER OPENS AT ALL SAINTS ACADEMY

MARCH 5-7, 2021

All Saints Academy Fine Arts Department presents Peter and the Starcatcher!  Peter and the Starcatcher provides a fantastical backstory for the beloved character Peter Pan and his arch-nemesis Captain Hook.  You don't want to miss this imaginative adventure about love, friendship, faith, and hope!  Streaming tickets available at allsaintsacademy.com/star.

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BROADWAY BEGINNINGS: A MUSICAL THEATRE INTENSIVE

JULY 13-17, 2020

This exciting week with Elizabeth Burton will include master classes in singing, dancing, and acting.  The intensive will also feature virtual Q&A sessions with Broadway directors, choreographers, and actors, culminating in a showcase-style musical theatre performance featuring all students. 
July 13-17 from 9am-3pm.
Register at: https://www.allsaintsacademy.com/summer

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LITTLE WOMEN OPENS AT ALL SAINTS ACADEMY

FEBRUARY 21-23, 2020

All Saints Academy Fine Arts Department presents Little Women!  Little Women is a story of love, loss, family, and sacrifice. These universal themes offer each and every one of us an avenue to personally connect to the story.  Our students have worked tirelessly to make this story their own.  They have dug deep into their own life experiences to connect to the vulnerabilities of these civil war era heroines and heroes.  

Showtimes: February 21st at 7pm, February 22nd at 1pm & 7pm, and February 23rd at 1pm.

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SHREK: SPONSORED BY WINTER HAVEN ORAL SURGERY AND BARTOW FORD AT POLK STATE COLLEGE

NOVEMBER 1-3, 2019

All Saints Academy Fine Arts Department presents SHREK!  One of the most unique qualities of All Saints Academy is the unity between students and faculty and the work you will see today is no exception. From third to twelfth grade students, to our upper and lower school faculty and staff, both on and off stage, this production would not thrive without their teamwork and unity.  The magic that this cast has created will expire on November 4th but the power of that magic will live on in the daily practices of our school fine arts community.  Showtimes: November 1st at 7pm, November 2nd at 1pm & 7pm, and November 3rd at 1pm.  Tickets available at allsaintsacademy.com/shrek.

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BROADWAY BEGINNINGS: A MUSICAL THEATRE INTENSIVE

JUNE 3-6, 2019

This exciting week with Elizabeth Burton will include master classes in singing, dancing, and acting.  The intensive will also feature virtual Q&A sessions with Broadway directors, choreographers, and actors, culminating in a showcase-style musical theatre performance featuring all students. 
June 3-6 from 9:30am-4pm.
Register at: https://www.allsaintsacademy.com/page/admissions/summer-programs

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WILLY WONKA OPENS FOR SOLD OUT WEEKEND AT ALL SAINTS ACADEMY

FEBRUARY 8-10, 2019

All Saints Academy Fine Arts Department presents Willy Wonka!  Roald Dahl once said, “A little nonsense now and then, is cherished by the wisest men.” Our young actors have worked tirelessly to prepare a show that is bursting with heart and courage.  The magic they create on stage has the power to transform them as individuals and as a community of artists.

Showtimes: February 8th at 7pm, February 9th at 2pm & 7pm, and February 10th at 2pm.

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WORLD PREMIER: DAVID KIMPLE'S WHO IS THEO? SCHOOL EDITION AT ALL SAINTS ACADEMY

OCTOBER 12-14, 2018

All Saints Academy Fine Arts Department presents the world premiere of the school version of WHO IS THEO? by David L. Kimple.  Our cast and crew have been lucky enough to work side by side with NYC playwright David L. Kimple. In this new American comedy, we found out more about who we are, who we could be and who is Theo?

Showtimes: October 12th at 7pm, October 13th at 7pm, and October 14th at 2pm.

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ALL SAINTS ACADEMY- DIRECTOR OF FINE ARTS

AUGUST 1, 2018

Elizabeth is thrilled to be stepping into the role of Director of Fine Arts at All Saints Academy in Winter Haven, FL.  https://www.allsaintsacademy.com

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BROADWAY BEGINNINGS:

A MUSICAL THEATRE INTENSIVE

JULY 9-19, 2018

These exciting two weeks with Elizabeth Burton will include master classes in singing, dancing, and acting.

The intensive will also feature virtual Q&A sessions with Broadway directors, choreographers, and actors, culminating in
a showcase-style musical theatre performance featuring all students. 

July 9-12 and 16-19 from 12pm-3pm.

Register at: https://www.allsaintsacademy.com/summer

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OKLAHOMA!: SPONSORED BY WINTER HAVEN ORAL SURGERY AT THE POLK THEATRE

MARCH 9-11, 2018

Join Elizabeth in celebrating the students at All Saints Academy as they bring Rodgers & Hammerstein's classic "Oklahoma!" to life at the Polk Theatre!  Showtimes March 9th at 7pm, 10th at 7pm and 11th at 2pm.  Tickets can be purchased at All Saints Academy or at the box office 45 minutes before showtime.

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IMPERIAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA PRESENTS BROADWAY THROUGH THE YEARS

OCTOBER 14, 2017

Join the Imperial Symphony Orchestra as they welcome Elizabeth Burton as their featured vocalist for their season opener "Broadway Through The Years" on October 14th at 8pm at the Polk Theatre.  Tickets on sale August 15th: https://app.arts-people.com/index.php?show=74634

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SUMMER CAMP OFFERING!

JUNE 5-15, 2017

In two short weeks, young actors will produce excerpts from a musical.  Open to students rising grades 4th-9th and held on campus at All Saints Academy, this camp will include daily masterclasses in singing, dancing and acting techniques along with Skype Q&A sessions with Broadway director/choreographers and actors! Registration: https://www.allsaintsacademy.com/summer2017

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THE LAST FIVE YEARS- A MUSICAL STAGE READ

MAY 3-4, 2017

The Last Five Years is being presented as a Stage Read by Lakeland Community Theatre. The two person cast features Elizabeth Burton as Cathy and John David Partain as Jamie in a unique presentation of the couples’ five year relationship.

May 3rd and May 4th at 7:30 p.m. at the Lake Mirror Theatre. Tickets are $15 and available online at www.lakelandcommunitytheatre.com.

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ALL SAINTS ACADEMY- GUEST ARTIST IN RESIDENCE

JANUARY 5, 2017

Elizabeth is thrilled to join the faculty and staff at All Saints Academy in Winter Haven, FL as a Guest Artist in Residence through May 2017.

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PRIVATE STUDIO OPENING

OCTOBER 9, 2016

Elizabeth has recently relocated to Lakeland, FL and is thrilled to begin offering private lessons in voice, monologue prep and movement in Central Florida. Contact Elizabeth for availability.

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ELIZABETH BURTON: LIVE AT THE WALLER CENTER

SEPTEMBER 23, 2016

An amazing evening of music from Broadway to Pop. Doors open at 6:45. Cocktail reception will be held from 7:00-8:00pm. Everyone in attendance will receive a drink ticket at the door for one complimentary beverage. A cash bar will be available throughout the evening. The show begins at 8:00pm. Online tickets are $22 for adults and $15 for students. Tickets at the door will be $30.

Opening Night of ELF the Musical at MSG!!! Hi Empire State! #elfontour #madisonsquaregarden

OPENING NIGHT: "ELF" THE MUSICAL AT MADISON SQUARE GARDEN

DECEMBER 9, 2015

Elizabeth will understudy the lead role of Jovie and appear in the ensemble.
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OPENING NIGHT: RADIO CITY NEW YORK SPRING SPECTACULAR STARRING THE ROCKETTES, DEREK HOUGH AND LAURA BENANTI

MARCH 26, 2015

Elizabeth will understudy Tony winner Laura Benanti and appear in the ensemble.
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OPENING NIGHT: THE UNDERCLASSMAN AT THE DUKE ON 42ND ST.

NOVEMBER 19, 2014

 
 

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