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Shawn Short, Producing Artistic Director


Dissonance Dance Theatre’s educational classes, workshops and lecture-demonstrations are designed to appeal to our youngest demographic, ages 18-40.

Our research indicates that this demographic seeks:

  • A quality artistic experience to share with their friends and/or their children
  • A high-quality performance experience that educates audiences about the art form in an engaging and enjoyable way

Dissonance Dance Theatre designed the following presentations to suit a broad range of preferences.

For more information, contact Shawn Short, Founder/Education Director at

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