Dancer - soloist
Originating from United States of America
Since 2014, Shelby has danced for the Hessisches Staatsballett as a soloist. There she performed leading roles in works by choreographers such as Crystal Pite, Alexander Ekman, Richard Siegel, Marco Goecke and Cayetano Soto. In her free time, Shelby has organized the ‘Upcoming Choreographers’ evening for her fellow colleagues in Ballet Mainz as well as the creative performance platform ‘Läd Naid Sürpries’ for the dancers of the Hessisches Staatsballett. She has also enjoyed continued growth through workshops and intensive teaching by Tamas Moricz, Maurice Causey and Karine Guizzo. In 2016, she joined the Royal Ballet of Flanders as a member of the corps de ballet. In Dance Europe (octobre 2017) she was nominated in the category Outstanding Perfomance of a female Dancer for her performances Approximate Sonata 2016 and Café Müller: "Steely strength in the Forsythe, and all vulnerability in the Bausch".