Shanna Fragen

Contemporary/Modern Instructor

Shanna originally from Chicago, IL and earned her BFA in Dance from Columbia College Chicago. She has performed with BLiPSWiTCH in Austin, TX and has been involved in many festivals and performances as both a dancer and choreographer. Shanna’s choreography has been recognized and awarded in both competitive and professional communities. Most recently, she taught and led the ballet and modern programs at The Dance Spot in Round Rock, Texas. She has lived, trained, and worked in Chicago, Austin, and New York City and has attended many intensives, including two summers in Tel Aviv at the Gaga/Dancers summer course with Batsheva Dance Company. Shanna is thrilled to join the Dance Institute family, and looks forward to cultivating and sharing a magical space with inspiring young dancers. 

"I love this place!!! Dance Institute provides my son a second home where the instructors have shown a real interest in developing his skills and nurturing his love of dance. Professional staff, polite kids and great parents too!!!!" - Esther S.

"DI is not only teaching your kids dance, it is a place for kids to grow up with big personalities, understanding team spirit and harvesting friendships." - Hannah W.

"Linda, your staff is wonderfully responsible and are always so kind helping to make being a part of the institute a continued inspiring experience! Thank-you again for all that you and your staff do to make learning in your institute continuously fun and fulfilling. My daughter is very thankful to be attending your teachers classes and appreciates very much whenever they have extended their kindness..." - Andrea M.

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Front Desk Hours:

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Tuesday 1:00-6:00

Wednesday 1:00-6:00

Thursday 1:00-6:00

Friday 12:00-4:00

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Sunday CLOSED

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