Chelsea Shaffer

Chelsea has been dancing since the age of 4. She competed in tap, jazz, lyrical, contemporary, modern, pointe, ballet, and hip hop until the age of 18. Chelsea was also on the dance team at Raymore-Peculiar High School. She went on to pursue a career in dance at the Ann Lacy School of American Dance and Entertainment at Oklahoma City University. During her time there she performed in the American Spirit Christmas Show, spring shows, student choreography shows, and was a dancer on the dance team. In her senior year, she worked at the Community Dance Center as the front desk staff and dance teacher. Chelsea earned a Bachelors of Science in Dance Management from the Ann Lacy School of American Dance and Entertainment at Oklahoma City University, along with a minor in Business Entrepreneurship and a minor in History. She has been teaching dance to children ages 2-22 for 5 years. Chelsea is excited to be stepping back on the stage with Kansas City Contemporary Dance this season.