Shannon Moore, Owner and Artistic Director, CDTA and Dance NS Member
Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Pointe, Lyrical, Hip-Hop, Theatre Dance, Contemporary, Bboy, and Modern Instructor
Shannon has studied with Broadway talents such as David J.V. Meenan, Harry Woolever, Savion Glover, Virgina Sandifur, and many more. Shannon holds a BFA in Musical Theatre from the New School University in New York, is a graduate of The American Musical and Dramatic Academy, and has studied at Dalhousie University as an English major. Shannon has attended several classes and workshops at Broadway Dance Center, The Martha Graham Studio, and Steps on Broadway, and is a regular at the New Jersey Tap Festival every summer. She has nurtured her love for performing arts since her youth at Red Bank Regional High School of Performing Arts in New Jersey as a dance major. Shannon has worked creatively with Neptune Theatre’s Youth Program and Professional Studies, and she is also the Artistic Director of Royale Theatre Guild II in Lunenburg, NS which caters to children of all ages and has produced four full-length shows to date including Narnia: The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe, The Wicked Witch of Oz, The Velveteen Rabbit, And Wonderland. Shannon most recently directed and produced The Very Funky Nutcracker in 2015, A Dancing Christmas Carol in 2016, and Babes in Toyland in 2017 for On Tap Dance Studio. Shannon has choreographed for On Tap’s Summer Youth Troupe in the Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival, Wooden Boat Festival, and for South Shore Players, Maritime Opera, and Chester Drama Society to name a few. Shannon has most recently founded a ballet performance troupe called Lift Me Up Dance Theatre, which strives to bring dance and literature to youth on the South Shore.