Matthew Shaffer, author of So You Want To Be A Dancer - an Amazon #1 New Release in Performing Arts, Will be published in a New Collection of Powerful Stories.

Matthew Shaffer, author of So You Want To Be A Dancer  an Amazon #1 New Release in Performing Arts, will be published in a new collection of powerful stories for those overcoming obstacles, reengaging with life and creating new possibilities.  On January 13, 2016 Skookum Hill Publishing (Paperback ISBN/SKU: 978-0-9860964-7-1) will be releasing the compilation book The i'Mpossible Project: Volume 1––Reengaging With Life, Creating a New You. Curated by actor and author Josh Rivedal, with a forward by global speaker on mental health and succeed prevention, Kevin Hines, and will feature stories of hope, inspiration, and encouragement from a collaboration of 50 authors.  The i'Mpossible Project is available for pre-order September 16, 2015 in paperback and e-book at Barnes & Noble, Books A Million, and other fine booksellers. 

Along with his contribution to The i'Mpossible Project, Matthew will continue his fall book tour inspiring and encouraging young artist to expand their voice at universities across the country including PACE University, Dean College, and Slippery Rock University with his lecture and workshop series and book, So You Want To Be A Dancer, which is also available at Barnes & Noble and on  Additionally, you can catch Matthew performing alongside Amy Poehler and Paul Rudd in the Netflix Hit TV show, Wet Hot American Summer: 1st Day of Camp, now streaming!


Please join the movement for social change––tell the world why you are possible 

with the hashtag #IAMPOSSIBLE. 


For more on Matthew please visit: and follow him on Instagram and Twitter @FunnyShaffer.

For more on The i'Mpossible Project please visit:


To book Matthew for speaking engagements, workshops, and classes please contact

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