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Kaeja Projects: Porch View Dances Choreographer
Shannon Litzenberger is an award-winning contemporary dance artist, choreographer, director, programmer and producer based in Toronto. Known for creating imaginative performance experiences, her innovative collaborations come to life at the intersection of dance, theatre, literary, and visual art. Her perspective is decidedly feminist, philosophical, socially conscious and emphatically Canadian. Her work has been presented across Canada and the US, in collaboration with some of Canada’s most celebrated artists and she has been an invited resident artist at many leading arts institutions including Banff Centre, Soulpepper Theatre Company, Toronto Dance Theatre, Atlantic Ballet Theatre and Harbourfront Centre. Shannon is the recipient of the Jack McAllister Award for accomplishment in dance, the recipient of a 2019 Chalmers Arts Fellowship and a twice-shortlisted finalist for the prestigious KM Hunter Award. Co-founder of Embodied Leadership, Shannon also designs and facilitates workshops on creation, innovation and leadership within organizational settings to foster effective collaboration and productive team dynamics.