Shawn has been in the dance field for 30 years. He has danced professionally at Busch Gardens and also toured the world dancing on cruise ships. Shawn has received high score and special awards for his choreography. He has also judged competitions and scholarship programs for Dance Ovations, Dance Masters of America, and The National Dance Council of America. Shawn was the regional director for Headliners Performing Arts Competition for 8 years. Shawn is currently the Treasurer of Dance Masters of New England and is a National Examiner in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Acro, and Modern. Shawn is very excited to share his love for the arts with your child.
Lilly began her dance training at The Salem Dance Network under the Direction of Teri Desrosiers. There she studied Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Lyrical, and Modern dance. After high school, she ventured down to Maryland to earn her B.F.A. in Dance Performance from Towson University. Lilly has choreographed for Onstage Dance Company, NACHMO Boston, and aMaSSiT. Lilly has danced for Boston Community Dance Project, Wisty Andres, and Kairos Dance Theater. She is very excited to share all the fun and rewarding experiences that will benefit your child through dance.
Tina has been a dance educator for over 25 years. She has always been acknowledged for her versatility and technical aspects in all genres of dance. Many of Tina’s students have gone on to dance in NYC, on cruise ships and in theme parks. Some of her students have also opened up their very own studios, so they too can share their love and passion for dance. Tina is looking forward to doing the same for many more and can’t wait to instill the love of dance to a new generation.
Jason is originally from Los Angeles, where he trained extensively in all types of dance. He has had many years of professional experience and teaching dance. Jason’s work includes performing in stage shows at Disneyland, touring with Disney throughout Asia, and performing on various cruise ships all over the world. Jason has judged and taught for several dance organizations throughout New England. Jason is pleased to be sharing his love of dance, and strives to help students exceed to their potential.
Jonathan is a graduate from Framingham State University. While he was there, he managed to follow his passion by becoming a leader and choreographer for students in the Framingham State Dance Club. After graduation, Jonathan started choreographing for Dance2Save, a non-profit organization, raising money for other non-profits. He takes pride in the advancements of his students as both dancers and leaders of their communities. He is a firm believer that dance can save lives, not only as something to do but as a way of life through movement.