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’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 …

Dubai’s Suzanne Clandon wins US-UK Fulbright Award

Having lived in Dubai for seven years, UK dancer Suzanne Clandon considers the emirate home. It is here she established Dubai Desert Dance, a platform for dance education and performances in the UAE’s schools, and taught physical education at Deira International School, Dubai Festival City. However, the movement artist has …

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 …