Shannon is a Los Angeles based Fusion dance artist, Fire performer and giraffe and is thrilled to be working with the LA Follies. She comes from a professional dance background having performed and choreographed all over the U.S., Canada, Europe and Africa. Initially trained in Hip Hop and Jazz, she received a BA in Dance with an emphasis in Modern and Ballet at California State University of Long Beach. Her passion for all things dance has since led her to perform in countless live events for public figures such as Deepak Chopra, Sia, Dr. Dre, and Jay Leno among others as well as tour with various Stage Productions including the internationally acclaimed Bollywood show, Mystic India: The World Tour. She is also trained in Polynesian, Bollywood, and Belly dance and is a Yoga Alliance Certified Yoga Instructor. On her spare time, she eats a lot and daydreams about being a ninja.