- Durban, South Africa
- Prudence Bowen Atelier
San Francisco Ballet School
San Francisco Ballet School Trainee Program
- Company Membership
Named an apprentice in 2016
Joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet in 2017
Shené has danced featured roles in Tomasson’s Nutcracker (Spanish and French). Her repertory includes Tomasson’s Haffner Symphony, The Sleeping Beauty (Garland Dance, Nymphs, and Polonaise), and Swan Lake (Peasants and Swans); Balanchine’s Coppélia (Brides), Diamonds, and Serenade; Robbins’ Opus 19/The Dreamer; Scarlett’s Frankenstein; and Wheeldon’s Cinderella (Courtiers).
What has been your proudest moment as a dancer? Why?
Being offered an apprenticeship with the Company because I knew some of my hard work had paid off, and I was one step closer to my dream.
If I weren't a dancer I'd be...
I love San Francisco because...
Of how involved people are in the arts, especially with SF Ballet.