Shannon will play Vicky in "Bright Half Life", a play by Tanya Barfield, at the Kitchen Theatre in Ithaca, New York.

Shannon is an actor, singer, writer, and musician based in New York City. She was born in Seoul, South Korea, and adopted into her family at three months old. Shannon was raised in Rochester, New York, and attended Syracuse University for Musical Theater.

Shannon has appeared Off-Broadway in KENTUCKY, DEAR EDWINA, and BIKEMAN: A 9/11 PLAY. Elsewhere, Shannon has performed at the Old Globe in San Diego, Barrington Stage, Pioneer Theater Company, Geva Theatre, and Music Theater of Wichita. She's appeared on 30 ROCK, and has been involved with readings and workshops for the Kennedy Center, the New Black Fest, and Second Stage.