Kherington Payne (18) is a Contemporary/Jazz dancer from Placentia, CA. Payne will graduate from El Dorado High School this summer. She is an avid soccer fan who has played for many years.
What is your full name?
Kherington Taylor Payne
Do you have a nickname?
Where do you currently live?
Where were you born?
What is your hometown?
How old are you?
What is your birth date?
Are you in school? If so, which one and how long? Did you graduate?
I will graduate on June 10 from High School in Placentia, CA.
Are you married?
Do you have any children?
How old were you when you started dancing?
2 1/2 years old.
Do you have any formal dance training?
Since I was 2 ½ , I have always taken formal dance lessons (Jazz, lyrical, ballet, point, gymnastics, contemporary).
If you had to categorize your dance style, what would it be?
What other talents/hobbies do you have?
Who is your favorite professional dancer?
I respect and enjoy a variety of professional and amateur dancers.
Does anyone in your family dance professionally?
Have you performed in musical theater or in public functions as a dancer?
Many dance competitions.
What would you like to see happen to you as a result of the show?
I would like to grow as a dancer and as a person.
Where would you like to be in 10 years and what would you like to be doing?
What has been your most memorable dance experience?
This, by far!
What have you learned so far in going through the audition process for this show?
That constructive criticism is a good thing, but don’t take it too personally… almost have to keep "mind over matter."
What are your favorite dance moments from movies, TV and/or stage?
Michaels, "Calling You."
Which choreographers would you like to work with?
Mia Michaels! Brian Freedman! Wade Robinson! And many more!!!!!