Ashley Selmer graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance (emphasis in choreography & performance). She is trained in jazz, contemporary, ballet, hip-hop and African. Selmer’s choreography has been seen in In The Heights and Jesus Christ Superstar (Ordway Center for the Performing Arts). You may have seen Ashley in West Side Story (Ordway Center for the Performing Arts) or Amen Corner (Penumbra Theatre Company).
Ashley is the Founder and Creative Director of Minneapolis based SHAPESHIFT Theatrical (a hip-hop/contemporary storytelling dance company) which recently returned from premiering their self-produced Grey Skies Blue at the John F. Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. Additional credits include Super Bowl LII (J Lo’s Direct TV Now); Prince Tribute Concert (Xcel Energy Center).