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Shawn-Lamere Williams

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Philadelphia

Background Information

Employment History

Guest Modern Instructor

Philadelphia High School for Girls

Artistic Director

Shaƕ Lamere Project

Affiliations

Founder
Eleone Dance Theatre

Education

master classes

Cheyney University

master classes

Hampton University

master classes

Virginia State University

Web References (16 Total References)


Eleone Dance Theatre - Directors

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Artistic Director/Co-Director Shawn-Lamere Williams

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Shawn-Lamere has performed and traveled with such dance companies as the Juba Contemporary Dance Theatre, Leja Dance Theatre, Brenda Lee Dance Co., Eleone Dance Theatre, New Freedom Theater Repertory Theater, Mark Scott Dancers, Danco 2 and Philadanco.
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Shawn-Lamere has taught and choreographed many Ballets and Theater Productions for CAPA Dance and Drama Department, Philadanco II, Leja DTH, Eleone DTH, The New Freedom Theatre Dance Department and Repertory Theater, Christina Cultural Arts Center Dance Ensemble., Philadelphia School of Dance Arts, Straight to the Point, Wm. Meredith Elementary School, Wanamaker Middle School and Elements of Style, all which received rave reviews.
Shawn-Lamere Williams He has also conducted master classes at Cheyney University, Virginia State University, Hampton University and Norfolk State for the Black College Dance Exchange. His many awards include a Liberty Bell from the Mayor of Philadelphia, Citations, Commendations and Tributes from the City of Philadelphia, Philadelphia City Council, NAACP Act-So, Philadelphia Board of Education, 100 Black Men of Philadelphia, the Lawrence Epstein Choreographers Award , 1992 listing in "Who's Who Among Young Professionals in America, a 1996 listing as one of the "Outstanding Young Americans, a 1998 Dance Advance Grant recipient funded by Pew Charitable Trust, A Channel 17 2002 UNSUNG Hero Award, Best of 2003 in Philadelphia Magazine and a 2006 Philadelphia Rocky Performance award winner.
He also received the Teacher of the Year and Outstanding Teachers award from the Philadelphia School of Dance Arts, the School of Philadanco. Shawn-Lamere is a former Co-Artistic Director and Founding Director for Philadanco II, former Director for the Christina Cultural Arts Center dance ensemble in Wilmington, DE and former Resident Choreographer for Danse4nia a Philadelphia professional based dance company. Shawn-Lamere is the director of dance at the Wm. Meredith School in Philadelphia, PA and guest Modern Instructor At The Philadelphia High School For Creative and Performing Arts. Shawn-Lamere is The Founder of Eleone Connection, the second company of Eleone Dance Theatre and The Founder of Eleone Dance Unlimited-The Official School of Eleone Dance Theatre and Eleone Connection.


Eleone Dance Theatre - Our Background

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Eleone Dance Theatre, a nonprofit corporation incorporated in 1995, is co-directed by Mr. Shawn-Lamere Williams, Artistic Director and Ms. Sheila A. Ward, Executive Director.


Eleone Dance Theatre - Board of Directors

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Shawn-Lamere Williams


Christina Cultural Arts Center - Arts Culture Music & Dance

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A former member of the CCAC Dance Ensemble having trained with Shawn Lamere Williams, Tanya Vaughn, Faye Snow, Chauntee Andrews and Kenneth Brown, currently Richard is a company member with Pieces of A Dream under the direction of Ashley Sullivan Kirksey.

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Shawn Lamere Williams(Modern/Jazz) A native Philadelphian, Mr. Williams began his dance training with Cheryl B. Sheppard and has studied with Faye B. Snow, E. Leon Evans III, Milton Myers, Denise Jefferson and James Truitt to name a few.
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Mr. Williams has had the honor of performing with and for Patti LaBelle, Howard Hewitt, Melba Moore, Jean Carne, Reverend Jesse Jackson, Coretta Scott King, the Winans and the late Cab Calloway and Grover Washington, Jr.
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Mr. Williams has many awards from the City of Philadelphia and is a highly respected, choreographer consistently receiving critical acclaim for his signature works. Mr. Williams has served as Artistic Director for Eleone Dance Theatre for more than a decade and has elevated the company's brand nationally.


Christina Cultural Arts Center - Arts Culture Music & Dance

www.ccacde.org [cached]

A former member of the CCAC Dance Ensemble having trained with Shawn Lamere Williams, Tanya Vaughn, Faye Snow, Chauntee Andrews and Kenneth Brown, currently Richard is a company member with Pieces of A Dream under the direction of Ashley Sullivan Kirksey.

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Shawn Lamere Williams(Modern/Jazz) A native Philadelphian, Mr. Williams began his dance training with Cheryl B. Sheppard and has studied with
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Mr. Williams has had the honor of performing with and for Patti LaBelle, Howard Hewitt, Melba Moore, Jean Carne, Reverend Jesse Jackson, Coretta Scott King, the Winans and the late Cab Calloway and Grover Washington, Jr.
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Mr. Williams has many awards from the City of Philadelphia and is a highly respected, choreographer consistently receiving critical acclaim for his signature works. Mr. Williams has served as Artistic Director for Eleone Dance Theatre for more than a decade and has elevated the company's brand nationally.

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