Fik-Shun (born as Dushaunt Stegall) has captured the creative expression through dance. In just his 21 years of life, he’s discovered a special way to relate to music and movement. As a dancer he’s captivating; as a thinker he’s got his hand in the pulse of creativity.

He was a past winner of Season 10 of So You Think You Can Dance. He’s deeply committed to exploring the path toward mastery, and just like his relationship to music, he has a very unique take on mastery.

“I know that I perform better when I’m nervous and designed a system to trigger my nerves.”Click-To-Tweet

In This Episode:

  • Reasoning behind not choreographing his dancing
  • Trusting your instincts and creating an organic experience for the audience
  • Why instincts are the necessary choices
  • Type of legacy he wants to leave
  • How dancing is like playing a game and you’re trying to get the highest score possible
  • Manipulating the crowd and controlling their emotions
  • Why true perfection doesn’t exist
  • Living in his head in his early life
  • Competitiveness fueling growth
  • How to take inspiration from those who are better and worse than you
  • Defining doubt
  • How to learn from different outlooks
  • How he’ll know when he’s truly made it

 

 

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Fik-Shun is a hip-hop dancer from Wichita, KS who travels all over the US and internationally. After his college graduation he hit the Las Vegas streets as a street performer and became one of the local favorites. In a few short years armed with only determination and perseverance Fik-Shun auditioned for and won season 10 of β€œSo You Think You Can Dance”.