Suzanne Clandon BioSuzanne Julia Clandon


Suzanne Clandon, referred to as ‘Suze’ or ‘Suzy Q’ is a Tap Dancer, Educator, Event Producer and Arts Education Advocate. Suzanne originates from North West England, and now lives in New York City. In 2015/16 Suzanne was the recipient of a prestigeous UK Fulbright Award Scholarship which has allowed her to re-locate to the US  in order to continue her studies in Tap Dance whilst also earning a Masters Degree in Management from the highly acclaimed ‘The New School’ which houses Parsons School of Design.

​Suzanne is a guest Syncopated Lady, and was proud to produce and feature in Syncopated Ladies LIVE in Dubai (May 2015). She also featured in the   Syncopated Ladies #Formation Video which Chloe Arnold produced and Beyonce so generously posted on her website (March 2016). She also trains and performs with Chloe Arnold’s Apartment 33.

Prior to moving to New York Suzanne lived in Dubai, UAE where she co-founded a non-profit organisation which for caters for Dance Education and performances in schools across the UAE. She is passionate about creating opportunities which allow students from all socio-economic and cultural backgrounds to be immersed in the Arts, in order to further their creativity skills, leadership capacity, and which allow others to be empowered to follow their dreams, passions and own lines of enquiry.

Suzanne considers herself a globally minded citizen and advocate of the Arts in Education and is working towards further shaping society by successfully re-designing current systems of education to better serve and fulfil the potential of its client.

Tap Dance Festival UK 2018

Dates for Tap Dance Festival UK 2018 have been released!   For those of you following on social media, you will understand that it has personally been a very busy, challenging and rewarding summer for myself, guest lecturing at Harvard University, teaching at Parsons School of Design in NYC and …

Global Education & Skills Forum 2017

Each year the Global Education & Skills Forum brings together world leaders from the public, private and social sectors seeking solutions to achieving education, equity and employment for all. Over two days, 1,600 delegates at the Global Education & Skills Forum share, debate and shape new ways for education to …

Tap Dance Festival UK’s Winter Intensive

On the weekend of 4th & 5th February 2017, Tap Dance Festival UK’s Winter Intensive welcomed over 60 dancers and 7 faculty International and National talent for an Intensive weekend of tap dancing at Pendleton Sixth Form Centre in Salford, Manchester. After experiencing workshops and festivals across the globe, Suzanne …

Suzanne hopes to dance to success

A Wigan dance teacher is heading Stateside with a very special mission. Suzanne Clandonf of Hawkley Hall, is one of 47 people to receive a prestigious scholarship to change the face of physical education. She has been given the award by the Fulbright Commission, a flagship international exchange scholarship programme …

For the LOVE of DANCE

Performed at Deira International School in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Suzy Q proudly presented…A Dance Show dedicated to LOVE featuring Chloe Arnold’s Syncopated Ladies. WHO ARE THE SYNCOPATED LADIES? Known for their virtuosic skills, cutting edge style and magnetic passion, Syncopated Ladies consist of All-Female Tap Dancers bringing Tap to …