Shanzell Page

Shanzell PageShe currently teaches Tap throughout the Flint Community on behalf of the Outreach development for Youthquest through Tapology. She also teaches at Motor City Dance Factory and her home base Creative Expressions Dance Studio.

By 2013, Shanzell had the fortunate opportunity to train with the off-broadway musical STOMP
at the Orpheum Theatre in New York, while also working at The School at Steps. She has also filmed several commercials and printwork in Detroit-metro area, and Miami, FL. She studied classical piano with Brigitte Tyler for 13 years, and under Dr. Martin Camacho-Zavaleta, and Dr. Alan Mason. Shanzell continues to train at Broadway Dance Center, Steps on Broadway, Peridance, and with Alfred Bruce Bradley of Tapology.

In 2009 she trained with Susie Garcia and the Miami Heat Dancers.  By 2008, Shanzell performed preliminary at The Milwaukee Theatre on "So You Think You Can Dance" Cycle 4 aired on FOX network. In 2006, she competed nationally at NCA with the University at Buffalo Cheer Team. Also studying under Tom Ralabate, Tressa Gorman-Crehan, and the Ronald K. Brown Evidence company.

In 2003 she trained extensively with the Urban Bush Women during their Residency at UM-Flint. She studied vocally with Dr. Beverly Coulter and Dr. Gisele Rios, coached Varsity Cheer at Miami Country Day School and Barry University for two years. She has performed and choreographed with countless organizations and Operas throughout South Florida. 

Shanzell was showcased with the Flintstone Hoofers at The Town Hall Tap Extravaganza in NYC featuring artists Savion Glover, Busta Brown, Leonard Reed, and Jimmy Slyde. She also received the Regional Dancer of the Year Scholarship in 1999 from Tremaine.

Shanzell is eternally grateful for the mentoring and guidance given to her by numerous directors, schools, studios, programs, and festivals throughout the world. As a performer, teacher, and choreographer, Shanzell is dedicated to spreading the art of dance around the world.

A performance artist and Flint, Michigan native. She is an Alumni of Barry University and The University at Buffalo (SUNY). Shanzell has trained extensively in Tap, while also studying Modern (Limon, Horton, Graham, and Dunham), classical ballet, jazz, and later branching out into Hip Hop.