ABOUT 

Our Mission

To facilitate the artistic development and education of dance artists, local communities and the world.

Our Vision

To inspire and empower a global community of dance artists and movers.

We Value

International connectivity & Community

Empowerment

Creativity & Curiosity

Artistic Development


KELSEY ANG

shift dance Intensive founder & Director

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Kelsey Ang is a creator whose dance and marketing career spans the globe. 

She began training in Hong Kong and the Philippines before moving to Los Angeles to earn her double degree in dance and marketing at Loyola Marymount University. At LMU, Kelsey studied under Lillian Barbeito, Jason Myhre, John Todd, Haylee Nichele, Rosalynde Leblanc Loo, and Kate Hutter. Kelsey then furthered her technique at intensives with Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, GaGa USA, the Joffrey Ballet School, Axis Connect, The Human Expression (Singapore) and BODYTRAFFIC, where she was awarded a full scholarship. Her powerful dancing also earned her a Broadway Dance Center scholarship. She has had the pleasure of performing work by Bill T. Jones, Sidra Bell, Rebecca Lemme, Marjani Forté, Maleek Washington, Stephanie Zaletel and BODYTRAFFIC repertoire. Her professional experience includes work with Re:borN Dance Interactive, Jess Harper and Dancers, Lizzy Mulkey and the upcoming short film “The Accompanist.” Recently, Kelsey has worked with Jay Carlon as an apprentice for CARLON. She is also a dancer in the upcoming short film “The Accompanist.” Her choreography has also premiered at the Strub theatre in LA. Kelsey is excited to inspire a global community of creative, diverse and empowered movers by sharing her joy and passion for dance.

In addition to dance, Kelsey utilizes her imagination, passion, talent and determination to connect people through social media marketing, experiential marketing, content creation, marketing strategy and advertising. She specializes in entertainment and arts marketing, and has promoted Netflix series, such as Ozark, The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina and We Speak Dance. 

In addition to performing, choreographing and marketing organisations all over the world, Kelsey is the creator and director of SHIFT Dance Intensive, a dance intensive bringing internationally-renowned artists to teach in Hong Kong.