Shannon’s dance experience began at the age of three with the Denise Lester Dance Academy were she was trained in Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Acro, Pointe, Cabaret, Hip Hop and Adage. Through out her years here she received her teaching credentials in Ballet, Modern, Tap, and Acro, becoming an Associate Member of the B.A.T.D. as well as having a very successful competitive history. Winning the distinction of Miss Dance Elite, chosen to dance at Disney’s Epcott Centre, and being starred for Ballet scholarships three years running.
Shannon is now teaching for the Denise Lester Dance Academy as well as for the Laurie Thacker School of Dance. Shannon’s professional career started at the young age of 15 and she hopes for it to continue for many years to come. Some of her credits include:
Travelling Canada with the DuMaurier Festival.
GM 2002 Goodwrench meeting – Trudy Moffat.
Fashion Cares 2002 “Circus Circus” – choreographed by Sergio.
2002 Auto Show – Trudy Moffat.
Paramount Canada’s Wonderland 1998 – 2001.
Choreographed the musical “Smile” directed by George Gross Jr.
Industrials for Vision Entertainment, Gwen Bloom, and Karen Eluck.
Commercials and catalogue work.