Shawn Willis

Company Dancer


Shawn trained at Northern School of Contemporary dance based in Leeds, where he had the opportunity to work with choreographers such as Hannes Langholf, Kerry Nicholls and Carlos Pons-Guerra. After graduating in 2017 he toured with Black Box Dance Company as an apprentice dancer. Passionate for learning he then went onto developing his teaching ability through the Leeds City College teaching apprenticeship PGC before continuing on as freelance performer, teacher and collaborator for companies; Ballet Soul, Compassion 2 Dance and Mobius. He joined Phoenix Dance Theatre as a company dancer in early 2020.