Shannon Alvis

Shannon Alvis has appeared in six Lyric productions, most recently West Side Story and My Fair Lady. After training at Butler University and the University of Utah, she began her career with the second company of Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, then danced with HSDC for nine years. In 2009 she joined Nederlands Dans Theater, touring nationally and internationally. She has taught at the Joffrey Academy, Interlochen School for the Arts (summer faculty), and currently with Chicago’s Visceral Dance Center. A winner of the Joffrey’s Winning Work’s Choreographic Competition, she has choreographed for VDC, Thodos Dance Chicago, and DanceWorks Chicago.

Last updated: May 3, 2019