Megan Erasmus has been dancing since the age of 5 years old with a foundation of ballet and modern jazz at her local community center called CAFDA in Cape Town. She then auditioned for Jazzart Dance Theatre and trained in African contemporary. Megan performed in the title hit series ‘ Backstage’ and moved to Johannesburg to be a resident dancer for the series produced by Mfundi Vundla. Her resume continued to grow working with choreographers like Somizi, Debbie Rakusin, David Matamela and Daniel Swanepoel. One of her highlights was performing and choreographing for the late singer Lebo Mathosa, touring Africa and Europe with MTV Base sharing stages with Shaggy, Tuface, Black Eyed Peas, Will Smith, Ludacris, Tamia, John Legend and Beyonce. Other local artists that she performed with included Lira, Danny K, Mandoza, Karen Zoid and Emo.
Megan choreographed many corporate events and commercials for Africa. She branched out into teaching and created a sylabus for King David High school in contemporary dance and University of Cape Town for 2nd and 3rd year contemporary students.
Scars a two woman theater show was produced and performed by Megan Erasmus and Celeste Botha and was documented and screened at the Encounters Film Festival at Ster Kinekor in Cape Town and Johannesburg.
Rehab Thru Dance directed by Megan and Ayanda Williams is a Non Profit Company that teaches dance in under privileged townships.
Megan has now made it her priority to use dance to enrich the lives of others no matter how young or old. She is a Choreographer, Teacher, Director and Producer.