Shavar Blackwood

Shavar PicShavar “Caution” Blackwood was born in Toronto, raised in Detroit, and is now bringing his dancing abilities home to Canada. Throughout his career he has had the opportunity to work with many outstanding choreographers and performers such as Sean Cheeseman, Melissa Williams, Allen Kaeja, Mandy Moore, Luther Brown, Bill T Jones, Lil C, Mia Micheals and Blake Mcgrath. Through intense mental and physical training, Shavar has found himself on the forefront of the stage performing in Toronto’s Choreographers Ball, Kumba Festival, Talent Defined, The Bazaar, Dance Ontario Weekend, International Dance Day, Sick Kids Hospital and was a 1st Place winner of Manifesto 2008. Taking his skills on screen, Shavar was recently a Top 14 Finalist on Season 3 of So You Think You Can Dance Canada. He has also danced on set of the family channel show Naturally Sadie, Choreographed for the Women’s Network “Stuck”, danced for artist such as, Cascada, Mcfly, George Nozuka, Divine Brown, and was lead in the Jacksoul music video “All You Need”. Currently member of Cadence Progressive Contemporary Ballet, he is training in Ballet, Contemporary and Ballroom in hopes to increase his repertoire of movement and learn from different aspects of dance.

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