Sole Talk 17: Shate Edwards, Founder of The Working Dancer

Sole Talk just got upgraded!  We've cut right to the chase to give you the insight you really need in short, easy-to-watch episodes.  Up first, TWD founder, Shate' Edwards.

Shate' Edwards is a career director, writer, producer, and entrepreneur.  After college, she performed extensively throughout the U.S. and China, and her work has been commissioned by companies throughout the country.  Critics have called her "a talent to watch" and have described her movement as "alone worth the price of admission."

Shate' earned a MFA in dance and served for several years as a dance professor in the DFW area.  She's the author of The Freelance Dancer's Roadmap as well as articles in Dance Magazine, Dance Mogul Magazine, Dance! North Texas, and The Dance Advantage.  In addition to her work as a choreographer, producer, and dance educator, Shate' also founded The Working Dancer to educate aspiring and early career dancers about creating sustainable careers.

Check out her dance journey!



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