MFA Dance, Interdisciplinary Digital Media and Performance
Sharon McCaman was born and raised in St. Petersburg, Florida. She began pursuing her dance degree at St. Petersburg College where she earned her AA. She then went on to receive her BFA in Dance at the University of South Florida in Tampa. While pursuing her undergraduate degree, Sharon founded the annual Dance Shorts: College Film Festival. Sharon continues to fill the role of artistic director for the festival that is now in its third year. While attending Arizona State University, Sharon is pursuing her MFA in Dance, Interdisciplinary Digital Media and Performance. Her research is focused on discovering innovative ways to combine dance and technology. This includes: investigating the manner in which the body interacts with technology, developing technology as a pedagogical tool for dance, and combining dance and technology in creative and artistic practices.