February 2018 Featured DancerJocelynn McCain
This month’s featured dancer is Jocelynn McCain!
DA: How old were you when you started dancing and how old are you now?
Jocelynn: I was 2 when I started dancing, I am now 12
DA: How did you get into dance?
Jocelynn: I was put into dance after my sister loved it so much and my parents decided to put me in it as well to see if I liked it, I did.
DA: What studio do you currently dance at?
Jocelynn: I currently dance at Brianna’s Elite Dance company.
DA: What is your favorite dance style?
Jocelynn:I love all styles but contemporary is my favorite because it lets express myself.
DA: Who has been the most inspirational teacher that you have had and why?
Jocelynn: The most inspirational teacher that i’ve had is Jackie Diamond, she gives me many corrections to make me better, she also teaches me to be myself and challenges me.
DA: Have you ever had any obstacles you had to overcome in order to keep dancing?
Jocelynn: Some challenges that I had to overcome to keep dancing is giving up time with my friends, sleep and getting my homework and projects done in order to get A’s.
DA: What is the best piece of advice you’ve been given during your dance career?
Jocelynn: Never try to be better than anybody else, try to be better than yourself but use the person “better” than you as motivation to be better.
DA: What do you foresee yourself doing with dance in the future?
Jocelynn: I would love to be known in the dance world as an amazing dancer and choreographer.
DA: Anything else you want to share?
Jocelynn: Be your self, show your personality and FACIALS!!!
Thanks so much Jocelynn for sharing part of your story with us! Keep an eye on our Instagram and facebook accounts and you might see more of our February Featured Dancer Jocelynn!
Please enjoy these photos. Many of these shots were taken by Alexis Ziemski @lenscapkid on instagram and www.alexisziemski.com