High Desert Dance Classic
March 9-11, 2018
World Swing Dance Council Registry Event
|Ballroom||Latin||West Coast Swing||Salsa|
|Pro-Am||Country Two Step||Jack 'n Jill Events||Strictly Swing|
Judge & Instructor (Ballroom)
Teresa Shiry competed professionally for 18 years and has been a professional Ballroom instructor for over 20 Years. Teresa was a 1995 United States American Smooth Champion and a 1995 World Showdance finalist. She has coached University teams and dance programs, children's dancesport summer camps, pro-am and amateur competitive couples and she was a professional finalist in the American Smooth Division.
Teresa's intense training includes advanced ballet with the prestigious Stanley Holden Studios. She has been a featured performer on the widely televised Ohio Star Ball and proudly represented the United States as a finalist in the World Showdance Championships in Bonn, Germany.
Teresa is also a world-class judge for amateur and professional Dancesport events. Teresa has judged numerous dance events which include the USDSC, The Emerald Ball, The Embassy Ball, the Southwest Regional's, Pacific DanceSport Championships and the USABDA Amateur Ballroom Dance Championships.
She holds licentiate Degrees in International Standard & Latin from the U.S. Terpsichore Association and American Smooth & Rhythm from the USISTD as well as being a member of the NDCA.
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