Shannon Rodriquez

Scholarship - University of Arizona

Shannon has accepted an offer to attend the University of Arizona in Tucson, with a major in Dance, and has received both dance & academic scholarships. She hopes to dance professionally following the completion of her studies.

Shannon was a student at Draper Center for 10 years, and has been dancing since she was 3 years old. She had an incredible student career, winning Outstanding Teen & Senior dancer at New York City Dance Alliance, and top awards throughout the years at many regional competitions. She attended Summer Dance Intensives with Julliard and The Joffery Ballet, as well as having performed in numerous productions with Rochester City Ballet including Cinderella, The Blood Countess, and most notably, in The Nutcracker as Lead Spanish.