Natalie’s professional career began at nine dancing for Pittsburgh’s Civic Light Opera’s Babes in Toyland. At thirteen, she had her own weekly television program on PBS’ BALLET FOR YOU and at 15, she was a member of Pittsburgh’s Opera’s Ballet Company lead by Frederic Franklin. She received her Actor’s Equity card at age 18. Jule Styne named her “Star of Tomorrow” when she performed in his Broadway production of SOMETHING MORE with Barbara Cook. Other roles include: Maria in Michael Bennett’s National Tour of WEST SIDE STORY with Christopher Walken, and Louise in GYSPY with Jaye P. Morgan, Julie in CAROUSEL, Rosemary in HOW TO SUCCEED, Luisa in THE FANTASTICKS in the United States and Canada.