Kelly Shandruk has been dancing since age 3. Starting at Dream Dance Co. as a dancer, she then progressed to be a teacher. Through her years of teaching she has taught Pompom, Jazz, Kinderdance, Caberet, Acro and her favourite Hip Hop!
Through Kelly’s dance years, she has completed various ADAPT Exams in Jazz. She has also received many scholarships through competing for Jazz and Acro solos as well as the 5,6,7,8 Showtime Scholarship to a competition in BC or Quebec in 2008.
Competing over the years Kelly has travelled to Duluth, Minneapolis, Hamilton, Brantford, Toronto, Chicago and Florida to various competitions such as Lakehead Music Festival, Canadian National Dance Championships, Starmakers Inc, Centre Stage, Applause Talent, Hall of Fame and Contest of Champions in Disney.
Conventions and workshops she has participated in are 5,6,7,8 Showtime, Bounce Productions, Dance Olympus, Tim Olson Workshops, Thunder Bay Society of Ballet and Dance and Costal Dance Rage.
Her choreography has been awarded many different titles such as:
Most Outstanding Performance(Lakehead Music Festival)- Intermediate Pompom
1st Place Hip Hop Scholarship (Lakehead Music Festival)- Hip Hop Solo
New York Trip through Applause Talent- Caberet Duet
3rd Place Solo Overall Applause Talent- Jazz Solo
9th Place Solo Overall Applause Talent- Acro Solo
5th Place Trio Overall Applause Talent- Hip Hop Trio
1st Place Overall Adult Group Applause Talent- Acro Group