Shanti is originally from Stockton, California where she started her early training and danced with Sacramento Ballet. She received her BFA in Dance Performance from SMU in Dallas, Texas and upon graduating moved to New York City where she spent the last eleven years. She danced for Radio City Productions, Nai Ni Chen, Taylor II, David Grenke, Dario Vaccarro Dance Theatre, and Battleworks Dance Company. She also spent time teaching for city centers outreach program for inner city schools. She has performed throughout North America as well as abroad. She moved to Windsor in June, 2009 and is thrilled to be a part of the wonderful HNM Dance Company. A Taylor based modern dance class with emphasis on the 3 dimensional dancer… encompassing and embracing the space below, around, and above us. Shanti will be teaching a Taylor based modern dance class with emphasis on the 3 dimensional dancer encompassing the space below, around and above us.