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Photo of Sherilynn Nott FoleySherilyn Nott Foley

Jazz, Tap, Repertory

Sherilyn’s body of work includes an extensive background in the arts, as an educator, professional dancer, choreographer, artistic director, and adjudicator. She tours and teaches master classes at universities, schools, studios, and professional organizations across the country. She has also been nominated for a Student Choice Award at IU, and is a former member of IUPUI's Dance Faculty, where she was named Instructor of the Year.  Ms. Foley was awarded an Indiana Arts Commission Grant to present a youth dance outreach program. Sherilyn continues to dance and choreograph professionally, working in theatre, dance companies, television, film, industrial shows, commercials, and video work. She is featured annually in the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra's Yuletide Celebration. Other symphony credits include Hello Dolly!, Hairspray, and Pops Goes Vegas. She has choreographed for PBS's award-winning children's programming. Sherilyn currently works in commercial dance, touring the country each year as Director of CRU Dance where she also teaches master classes, judges and directs and choreographs the video portion of CRU Dance; the A&P Company. Additionally, she is a choreographer and Creative Consultant for Algy Dance Costumes, where she directs their catalog photo shoots and catalog video shoots. She is the choreographer/director for Algy’s Fashion Show that can now be seen on both Algy and CRU Dance's website.


IU Contemporary Dance | Department of Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance | Lee Norvelle Center, 275 N. Jordan Ave, Bloomington, IN 47405 | (812) 855-7020

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