Cheyenne Shirley

Cheyenne ShirleyCheyenne began her dance journey at the age of 3 at York University, and later trained at Joanne Chapman School of Dance in jazz, tap, ballet, lyrical, hip hop, modern, contemporary, and acro. At the age of 12 Cheyenne was featured in the motion film “Honey”, working with knockout choreographers Luther Brown and Laurie-Ann Gibson.

Cheyenne has competed all across the world in various dance competitions such as Dance Dance Canada, JUMP, CAN Dance, Dance Masters of America, and American Showstopper Nationals where her acro group won the Teen National Championship title with “Our Prayer”. Cheyenne had completed numerous ballet exams in RAD (Royal Academy of Dance) in levels from Pre Primary to Advanced Foundation. Cheyenne’s been given the opportunity to work with many choreographers such as; Luther Brown, Tabby “Rockstar” Donaldson, Jade “Hollywood” Anderson, Misha Gabriel, Tasha “Tazz” Ricketts, Shavar Blackwood, and Leon Blackwood. Cheyenne received her B.A.T.D teaching certificate in stage at the age of 16. Cheyenne continued her training in the industry with “Girls Club”, “Eye Candy”, and “Footnotes”.

Training and being mentored by Toronto’s most influenced choreographers aspires Cheyenne to better herself for her students. Cheyenne’s passion to inspire the youth will always be her motivation to be the best she can be.  Cheyenne’s long term goals are to be a role model for her students, and to continue to learn and grow as a dancer and a choreographer.