Sharlet Bonnell began her teaching career as a dance teacher at Melanie’s Dancers Inc. in Normandy Park, WA from 1996-2002. She received her Bachelors in Performing Arts Education as well as her elementary teaching certificate from Western Washington University. Sharlet currently works as an independent teaching artist and an elementary teacher for Emerson K-12 (Kirkland). She has had the joy of teaching for Youth Theatre Northwest (Mercer Island), Stone Soup Theatre (Wallingford), Seattle Public Theatre, Studio East (Kirkland), Village Theatre (Everett/Issaquah) and Seattle Children’s Theatre.
“The kids were seemed very motivated and happy, Sharlet did a great job teaching them and keeping it fun.”
“I liked most the group cohesiveness and fun that this instructor was able to create.”
“Sharlet is passionate about her work which makes her such a great teacher.”
“The kids really learned a lot in a short time period, and my daughter loved it. She still sings and acts out what she learned in class for fun.”
“Sharlet is fantastic!”
“I liked the way she engaged the students so that they learned a lot while having so much fun.”
“I was very impressed with the detail of the curriculum. Sharlet made sure to keep us informed of the contents of every class and any changes that had to be made.”