Shelley Siller grew up in Cape Coral, FL, where she studied multiple disciplines at Pine Island Dance. During this time, she passed grades I-VII of the Cecchetti Method under Rita Farmer, Jennifer Meyer, and original Cecchetti legacy instructor Pamela Moore. After moving to the D.C. area, Shelley continued her training at the pre-professional contemporary company IMPACT Dance under Candra Eglin and Kellie Payne. Through the company, she was privileged to perform at the Wolftrap Filene Center, the DC Armory, and the Waldorf Astoria hotel in NYC. After graduating, Shelley danced for choreographers Emery LeCrone and Florian Rouiller in MOVEiUS Contemporary Ballet. In 2017, Shelley was honored to guest with Company E at the Kennedy Center, and presented her own work abroad for the first time in Scotland and Guatemala. Shelley currently dances for the professional contemporary company fusiondance in Northern Virginia, along with curating her own freelance projects at home and abroad.
Photo by Marianne Killackey