Kenedy Kallas is the complete package. Drool-worthy feet? Check. Effortless extension? Check. Work ethic and humility? Check and check. Naturally, the 15-year-old dancer's list of career accomplishments is sparkling. In 2015 alone, Kallas was 1st runner-up in the Teen Female division at The Dance Awards in NYC, and performed at the “Stars of Today Meet the Stars of Tomorrow" gala at the Youth America Grand Prix.
Name: Kenedy Kallas
Birthday: April 20, 2000
Hometown: Draper, UT
Studio: Ballet West Academy
Favorite dancer: Sylvie Guillem
Favorite food: Mashed potatoes
Favorite TV show: “New Girl"
Dream roles: Odette/Odile in Swan Lake, and Jiří Kylián's Overgrown Path
Three words that describe her dancing: “Technical, emotional and free"
Advice for Dance Spirit readers: “Continue working as hard as you can, because it really does pay off."