Saturday, October 5, 2019

Sharon and RCC Dance

My dance students are on the cover of the RCC Summer Gazette.

My contribution to Dance at RCC is featured in the Article “A Rebirth of Visual and Performing Arts” (Cover Page and pages 4-5)

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Sharon Shakur, MA • Biography


Originally from Boston, Ms. Shakur has choreographed, performed, and produced dance in venues throughout Los Angeles, New York City, and Boston. Ms. Shakur has a Master of Arts Degree in Dance Education. She is a certificated teacher and a member of the National Dance Education Organization. She enjoys teaching various styles and levels of dance to students of all ages. Ms. Shakur is also a member of SAG, AFTRA, and AEA.

Choreography by Sharon Shakur, MA


This Modern Dance is the signature piece of the Dance Company of the Academy of Dance and Choreography. “Awakenings” is performed by 2 - 4 dancers. The dance is a reflective piece that explores the literal and spiritual concepts of awakening. Modern dance technique is combined with improvised movement phrases to give each dancer his/her unique character and expression on the personal journey of awakening.
Dancers: Bianca and Steven
Video Link to "Awakenings"

Wednesday, May 15, 2019


This Modern Dance is inspired by the film " Gravity" The Dancers inhabit space, moving in mesmerizing slow motion. 
Dancers: Albena, Ariel-Alexis, Myrlande, Schneider, Sharon, Tyreke