Dora Mavor Moore Award winning choreographer Shawn Byfield is a veteran of TV & film, and an internationally renowned tap dance & hip hop dance instructor. He's a 2007 Gemini Award Nominee, Co-Director of Thrive! Entertainment, and Director of Funk Factory, Canada's National Tap Dance Ensemble.
Born in Toronto, Canada, Shawn Byfield has taught master classes in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario and Quebec, as well as Israel and the United Kingdom. Having taught thousands of students of all ages over the past 15 years, Shawn offers a wide range of inspiring and challenging dance classes and workshops for beginner adults to professional dancers in Toronto.