KATHARINE LARSON SHAPIRA,
grew up dancing under Sheryl Rowland in Kingwood, TX. She graduated summa cum laude from the University of Arizona with a BFA in Dance and a minor in Chemistry and was the recipient of the Gertrude Shurr Modern Dance and Costume Manager Triple-Threat awards. Katharine has performed works by Ann Reinking, Mia Michaels, Bella Lewitsky, Ron De Jesus, Jamey Hampton, Gina Patterson, Harrison McEldowney, James Clouser, Michael Williams, Sam Watson, Elizabeth George, Ronn Stewart, Jessica Miller-Tomlinson and Ahmad Simmons. With Eisenhower Dance, she has toured throughout the U.S. and Europe. She has trained at the Juilliard School, LINES Ballet and Thodos Dance Chicago. Previously, Katharine has performed with Thodos in their New Dances Concert and with Artifact Dance Project on a tour throughout China.
Photo Credit: Mitch Carter