Iquail Shaheed

Iquail Shaheed is the executive artistic director of Dance Iquail, a Philadelphia-based dance company working at the intersection of dance and social justice. Mr. Shaheed has performed in the companies of Ronald K Brown/ Evidence, Fred Benjamin Dance Company, The Metropolian Opera Ballet and on Broadway in The Lion King among others, Mr. Shaheed serves on the faculty at Goucher College, The Ailey School, Dance Theatre of Harlem and NAISDA Dance College in Sydney, Australia.  His scholarship is devoted to the advancement and perseveration of black artistic contributions in dance and community. More info here.