Dancing with Integrity

Shauna Tyser

Shauna Tyser graduated Magna Cum Laude, with her BFA in dance performance and choreography from Temple University in Philadelphia, PA, and was the 2007 recipient of the Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities for excellence in dance. In the past, she has performed with Philadanco II (Philadelphia), Contempra Dance Theater (Philadelphia), Melange Contemporary Dance (Philadelphia), Opera Company of Philadelphia, Colette Harding Contemporary Dance Company (San Diego), Mojalet Dance Collective (San Diego), “Trolley Dances” with Jean Isaac’s San Diego Dance Theater, Get Down Pick Up Company (San Diego), isadoraNOW (San Diego), has appeared in a commercial with The PGK Dance Project (San Diego), Continuum Dance Project (San Diego) and Avocado Dance Theatre (Temecula). She has worked as Assistant Director (2018/2019), Rehearsal Assistant (2017/2018) with Avocado Dance Theater, along with Production Assistant (2017), Assistant Director (2018), and Film Festival Coordinator (2018) for the Front and Main Dance Festival, and Co-coordinator of danceXchange (2017-2019) in Temecula, Ca. She also holds a certificate from the Teaching Artist Institute of San Diego and her CTE Certification in arts, media and entertainment. She has taught in dance schools, public and charter programs on the East and West Coast, as well as, internationally in Mumbai, India. Her choreography has been presented at the 2016 San Diego International Fringe Festival, danceXchange; she was a 2017 finalist for the San Diego Young Choreographers Showcase and Prize, Avocado Dance Theatre, through the PGK Dancemakers Project 2019 and has been accepted into festivals in Orange County and Los Angeles. Currently along with dancing she is pursuing her master’s degree in Nonprofit Management and Leadership from Northeastern University, completing her Pilates Certification, and Mom to her amazing daughter.