From a young age, Shannon Vitali dreamt of being on the stage. At fourteen, she began dancing at the Graham Academy of Dance in Far North Queensland, Australia.
In 2010 she pursued a Bachelors of Circus Arts Degree at the National Institute of Circus Arts (NICA) in Melbourne. Her passion for circus developed in her first year of NICA, where she specialised in dance contortion, Adagio (partner balancing), Risley (human foot juggling), and aerial acrobatics.
Since graduating NICA in 2012, Shannon has been performing professionally worldwide in the circus industry.
She has performed corporately, on Cruise Ships and for contemporary circus companies like Circa.
Currently Shannon has been touring with the worldwide renowned contemporary circus company, ‘Casus’.