BSDC_Stickers.jpg

Senior Company

hannah 2.jpeg

Hannah Alexander is a Senior at Shorewood High School and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton since she was in First grade. This is her fourth year in Senior Company, after being a Senior Company Apprentice in 8th grade, and being in Junior Company for four years. Outside of dance, Hannah enjoys playing soccer, tennis, and hanging out with friends and family. Hannah would like to thank her parents for supporting her, as well as the parents of Allison Taylor, Jill Anneberg and Sophie Galley for driving her to dance over years. She would also like to thank her amazing dance teachers who have helped shape her into the dancer and person she is today. She will cherish the amazing memories she has created at Barclay Shelton forever.

jill 2.jpeg

Jill Anneberg is a Senior at Shorewood High School and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton since second grade. This is her fourth year in Senior Company, after being a Senior Company Apprentice in 8th grade, and being in Junior Company for three years. Outside of Dance, Jill enjoys playing soccer, cheerleading and hanging out with her dog, family and friends. Jill would like to thank her parents and her sister for always being her #1 support. She would also like to thank her incredible dance teachers who have greatly inspired her and developed her into the dancer and person she is today. The memories made alongside her fellow dancers and at the studio will forever remain in her heart.

Kallie.jpeg

Kallie Blas is a Freshman at Meadowdale High School and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for 11 years. This is her first year in senior company, but she was in junior company for three years before. Outside of dance, Kallie likes to hangout with her friends and family and travel. Kallie would like to thank her family for supporting her and she would also like to thank the rest of the company for being so inspirational and fun. Finally she would like to thank her dance teachers for helping her become the dancer she is today.

 
makenna.jpeg

Makenna Cook is a freshmen at Edmonds Woodway Highschool, and has been dancing at
Barclay Shelton for 5 years. This is her first year in Senior Company, after spending her 7th and 8th grade year as a junior company member. Outside of dance, Makenna loves to keep active playing tennis, hiking, and mountain biking with friends and family. Makenna is thankful for the friendships she has created dancing with this incredible community of fellow dancers who continue to inspire her and support her everyday as she grows as a dancer. She is so grateful for her dance teachers who have supported her from the beginning and continue to help her along her dance journey.

Sophie De Mello e Souza - B5BC2022-E9EC-4B04-9468-56006C93DB68.jpeg

Sophie de Mello e Souza is a senior at Holy Names Academy and plans to pursue bioengineering in college. Sophie has been dancing for 12 years, including 3 years of Senior Company. Outside of dance, Sophie participates in the music department of HNA and student leadership. She plays acoustic and electric guitar, ukulele and piano. Sophie enjoys volunteering as a camp counselor as well as planting trees in our local Edmonds parks with Earthcorps. She is grateful for her family who have supported her through her career as a student and dancer. Sophie is also  grateful for her fellow company members and teachers. Every day she is inspired by their passion and love for dance.

Audrey Eng - A107EC55-35C1-47AF-8CFE-D507FBFA71D9.jpeg

Audrey Eng is a sophomore at Shorewood High School. She has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for six years. This is her second year in Senior Company, after being in Junior Company for one year. Audrey loves being outside and hanging out with friends and family. Audrey would like to thank her family and friends for supporting her through the late nights and long performances. She is also grateful for her dance teachers for helping her grow as a dancer and her other company members who always make her laugh and motivate her every day.

Emery.jpeg

Emery Farstad is a senior at King’s High School and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for 11 years. This is her third year in Senior Company after being a part of Junior Company for 3 years. When she’s not at dance, she can be found spending time with friends and family or at her church. Emery would like to thank her wonderful family who has supported her and put up with the crazy dance schedules over all her years at dance. She would also like to thank her dance teachers for their support and for sharing their passion for dance with her. Finally, she is grateful for the opportunity she has had over her years in company to develop friendships and to simply, dance.

Sophie Galley - 233DF7F3-260F-40AC-A8EB-A24829D28E61.jpeg

Sophie Galley is an 12th grader at Shorewood High School. She is 18 years old and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for 12 years. She loves to dance, and plans to continue as long as she possibly can. Outside of dance, she enjoys playing tennis and being a cheerleader. She would like to thank her amazing teachers who have always pushed and encouraged her even when it was tough. She would also like to thank her parents for the countless rides and new pairs of dance shoes, and their unconditional love and support. She is excited to see what the next years of her dance career will bring.

Ellie Hanson - 496E0762-5B8F-4974-8F2D-0911D457FD0F.jpeg

Ellie Hanson is a senior at Edmonds-Woodway High School, and this is her 13th year of dancing with Barclay Shelton. 

In addition to dancing, Ellie enjoys performing in musical theater, playing in band, and singing with her school jazz choir, The Mello-Aires.

Ellie would like to thank her parents for their support in pursuing her passions. She’s also very thankful to her dance teachers for their positive energy and inspiration.

Holland Hornaday - DE156385-75E9-49F9-AAFF-FD529A9A1E83.jpeg

Holland Hornaday is currently a 10th grader at Edmonds-Woodway High School and this is her 6th year in company. Outside of dance she enjoys doing Girl Scouts, robotics, and swim. She wants to thank her family and friends for all of their support in her love for dance, and her fellow dancers for always inspiring her. She’s thrilled the company show is finally back and she hopes you and your family enjoy the show!

sophiainglin.jpg

Sophia Inglin is a freshman at King’s High School and she’s been dancing for 11 years. After 4 years in Junior Company, this is her 1st year in Senior Company. If she’s not dancing, you can find Sophia running cross country, playing piano, and acting on stage. Sophia would love to thank the countless miles her parents have driven to dance, her teachers and company members that have impacted her more than they know, and her friends for their loving encouragement. Most of all, she is so excited for this amazing opportunity to get to be back, dancing on stage again!

Emily Lin - 3BF953EE-DD46-4650-B4E6-EC0EFA6D98C6.jpeg

Emily Lin is a sophomore at Shorewood High School, and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for 12 years. This is her 2nd year in Senior Company, and she is loving it. Outside of dance, Emily enjoys spending time with her friends and family as well as playing tennis, basketball, and swimming for her high school. She looks forward to traveling, her next years in High School and continuing her amazing dance experience. Emily is thankful for her family who puts up with her crazy schedule, friends who give her endless joy and laughter, and faith that keeps her grounded.

Carly Lukson - 1B49E742-2391-4507-B52E-3CA6815F5802.jpeg

Carly Lukson is a freshman at King’s High School and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for eight years. This is her second year in Senior Company, after being an apprentice in 8th grade. She also spent four years as a Junior Company member. Outside of dance, Carly enjoys spending time with her friends and family, and being part of the Student Council at King’s. She would like to thank her family, friends, and dance teachers for supporting her and making her the person she is today. She loves being part of the BSDC family!

Natalie Lukson - 4F086A7B-C475-4C30-9C8E-4C66800F183A.jpeg

Natalie Lukson is a junior at Edmonds Woodway High School, and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for nine years. This is her third year in Senior Company, after one year as an apprentice. She also spent four years as a Junior Company member. Outside of dance, Natalie enjoys spending time with her friends and family and being a part of DECA. Natalie would like to thank her Mom, Dad and sister, Carly, who support her and love her unconditionally. She is also grateful to all of her dance teachers who have helped her become the dancer she is today. She loves being a part of BSDC!

Emelia Meyers - 569AFEA9-A0D3-40AA-A7BC-78DDE5C22450.jpeg

Emelia Meyers is a freshman at Edmonds Woodway High School and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for nine years. This is her first year in Senior Company and her fifth year total in Dance Theatrics. She is very excited to share with you these pieces that her and her fellow dancers have been working very hard on this year. In addition to dance, Emelia has a new-found love for acting, as she is taking her first year of drama at school. She would like to thank her family, friends, and especially her dance teachers for always supporting her in pursuing her passion. She is so grateful for all that her teachers have taught and continue to teach her, not only in dance, but in life as well. She hopes you enjoy the show! 

Adison.jpg

Adison Oliver is a freshman at Edmonds Woodway High School, and has been dancing at
Barclay Shelton for 11 years. This is her first year in Senior Company, after spending four years as a Junior Company member. Outside of dance, Adison loves spending time with her family and friends, babysitting, and being a part of her school's Drama program. Adison would like to thank her amazing family and friends who support her in everything she does, and her dance teachers who have helped her become the dancer she is today.

 
Ingrid.jpeg

Ingrid Olsen is a senior at Meadowdale High School and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for fourteen years. Ingrid has also danced on the Meadowdale Dance team for four years and is currently a Captain of her high school team. Outside of the studio, Ingrid enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and her two yellow labs. Next year, Ingrid plans on attending a four-year university as well as joining a college dance team. Ingrid would like to thank her family for always supporting her dance journey and encouraging her to follow her dreams and passions in her life ahead.

Karmen Samione - 015E1DEB-B182-4AD1-9909-7FB1E9DFF5C6.jpeg

Karmen Samione is a junior at Edmonds Woodway High School and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for thirteen years. Karmen was in Jr. Company for four years and is now in her third year in Sr. Company. She is taking jazz, ballet, modern, lyrical, tap, pointe, pop-styles, and can can at Barclay Shelton along with Sr. Company. Karmen likes Sr. Company because she enjoys the challenging choreography and appreciates the opportunity to perform more often. Karmen's hobbies include playing piano, baking, drawing, listening to music, and choreographing dances. Karmen is in the full IB program, National Honors Society, and a school club called Students Saving Salmon. She is passionate about dance and uses it as a form of self-expression. Karmen is grateful for her friends who support her in so many areas of her life, both inside and outside of dance. She appreciates her dance teachers for challenging her and helping her to succeed. Karmen is also grateful for her family who help her get the resources and opportunities that she needs to succeed.

Catherine Steiner - D224DB95-75CB-44CD-AEB9-14A857545E92.jpeg

Catherine Steiner is a junior at Edmonds-Woodway and has been dancing for twelve years. This is her third year in Senior Company after four years in Junior Company. Aside from dance, Catherine enjoys writing, reading, acting, hanging out with her friends, and cooking pasta. Catherine would like to thank her family and friends for their continued support and love, and she would like to especially thank her parents for driving her to and from dance for ten years. Catherine would also like to thank her dance teachers and company members who have not only pushed her to be better, but who have also shown her what it means to be a Barclay Shelton dancer.

Allison Taylor - 071B6026-7311-44AD-9613-9C18CCE2D467.jpeg

Allison Taylor is a senior at Shorewood High School, and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for 11 years. This is her fourth year in Senior Company, after spending three years as a Junior Company member. Outside of dance, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, being a part of Shorewood’s Cheer team, and challenging herself in school. She would like to thank her incredible dance teachers who have taught her so much over the years and always supported her. She would also like to thank her parents for all the unconditional love and support, including all the rides to dance. She hopes to continue dancing for as long as she can, and appreciates Barclay Shelton for sparking this passion of hers.

Malia - 11CBECC6-208E-4040-803C-4A09CC323A63.jpeg

Malia Terwilliger is a sophomore at Meadowdale Highschool. This is her second year as a senior company dancer. She has danced in company for six years and got the opportunity to dance as an apprentice in senior company during her eighth grade year. Malia has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for twelve years. She is currently taking jazz, ballet, pointe, pop styles, modern, lyrical and is a part of Can Can. She enjoys the welcoming atmosphere and supportive group of dancers that she has grown up with. Outside of dance Malia enjoys being involved in her school; she is a member of ASB as well as the Meadowdale Dance Team. She loves her teammates at Meadowdale because they push her to be a better dancer outside of Barclay. Malia hopes to continue on with dancing through college and one day dreams of attending medical school. In her free time she enjoys being with her friends and family as well spending time up at her cabin on Whidbey Island. She wants to thank all of her friends and family for the unconditional love and support they show her. Malia also wants to thank her dance teachers for teaching and inspiring her to continue on with her dancing career. 

Tracy Thompson - SylviaT-SrCo 2.JPG

Sylvia Thompson is a sophomore at Wilson Hill Academy, where her favorite subjects this year are U.S. government and logic. She has been dancing since she was three, joined Barclay Shelton Dance Centre’s Junior Company in 2017, and this is her first year in Senior Company. When Sylvia is not in the studio, she enjoys choreographing dances at home with her siblings and tending to her garden. Sylvia is thankful for her teachers who encourage her and contribute to shaping her into the dancer and person she is today. 

Amelia Uran - IMG_2981.jpeg

Amelia Uran is a sophomore at Shorewood High School. She has been a part of Company for six years, two years in Sr. Company. She has danced at Barclay for twelve years. When Amelia is not dancing, she enjoys playing tennis and spending time with her friends. Amelia would like to thank her family, friends and her amazing dance teachers for supporting her unconditionally and guiding her through her journey as a dancer. She is looking forward to more opportunities to perform with her Barclay Shelton family and is thankful for their friendship and for inspiring her to be the person and dancer she is today.

Junior Company

7th & 8th Grade
Leyna Ball - 8CAA571A-66C9-4736-BB32-175A873E8B49.jpeg

Leyna Ball is in seventh grade at Meadowdale Middle School. Leyna has been enrolled at Barclay Shelton Dance Centre since 2013. In 2020, she joined Junior Company. Leyna has a passion for dancing, loves science, math, and she is bilingual in English and Japanese. Leyna enjoys spending time with family and friends, hiking, and traveling. Leyna thanks her family, friends, dance instructors, and Junior Company members for their assistance and support. Leyna is proud to be associated with, great dance instructors at Barclay Shelton Dace Centre.

kate betzold.jpeg

Kate Betzold is an eighth grader at Meadowdale Middle School, and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for eight years. This is her fourth year in Junior Company. Outside of dance, Kate loves spending time with friends, and being outdoors. Kate would like to thank her wonderful friends and family who have supported her in everything that she does.

Calla Camp - AFA70A3D-6339-4981-A402-818AD1C22BC5.jpeg

Calla Camp is a 7th grader at College Place Middle School and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for 5 years. This is her second year doing Jr. Company. Outside of dance Calla loves spending time with her friends and family, doing lots of outdoor activities, and painting. Calla is thankful for her supportive family, her amazing dance teachers, and the opportunity to be able to perform in person this year.

Gemma Culp.jpeg

Gemma Culp is an 8 th  grader at King’s Jr. High and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton Dance Studio for 11 years. She has been a Jr. Company member for 4 years and a Senior Company apprentice this year, after dancing at Barclay Shelton since she was 3 years of age.  When she isn’t in the dance studio, Gemma loves playing for her volleyball team, being a part of her school musical, hanging out with friends, and traveling with family. Gemma would like to thank her family for supporting and encouraging her, her fellow dancers and friends who have influenced and motivated her to be the dancer she is today, and most of all her incredible dance teachers for pushing her to be the best she can be, even during remote classes during the pandemic.

Madigan Drennan - 0B0ABC8C-8767-4EA0-A66E-CE28A4D7BAA8.jpeg

Madigan Drennan is a eighth grader at King’s Jr. High, and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for five years. This is her third year in Junior Company. Outside of dance, Madigan loves spending time with her family and friends and swimming, reading, and traveling. Madigan is thankful for her family for supporting her in everything she does and all of her teachers who have made her the person and dancer she is today.

Gwen Farrow - 43A676D1-0127-4F55-96F2-B7CC5F03E9C8.jpeg

Gwen Farrow is a 7th grader at Meadowdale Middle School. Gwen has been dancing for 10 years, 6 of those years have been at Barclay Shelton. This is Gwen’s second year in Jr. Company. Outside of dance, Gwen plays several instruments including the piano, clarinet and drums. Gwen also golfs. Gwen would like to thank her grandmother who first enrolled her in dance and her aunts who inspired her as role models in dance and in life. She is also thankful for the friendships she has created at dance and looks forward to many more years of friendship. Finally, she would like to thank her family for supporting her in every possible way.

maia.jpg

Maia Haldeman is a 7th grader at Einstein Middle School, and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for ten years. This is her third year as a Junior Company member. Outside of dance, Maia enjoys reading, playing the cello, board games and papercrafting. Maia would like to thank her family for playing games with her, making her laugh and introducing her to new foods.

Aly Hodgen - 99EF086D-1F76-4FDA-AFEF-A4C00FB09B62_1_105_c.jpeg

Aly Hodgen is in the 7th grade at Einstein Middle School. She has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for nine years and this is her third year in Junior Company. Outside of dance Aly loves playing volleyball and spending time with friends and family. Aly would like to thank her family for always being supportive and helpful, and she would also like to thank her dance teachers who have helped her become the dancer she is today. She is most thankful for her fellow company members who have motivated her. They have not only helped her become a better dancer, but also a better person; they have become a family to Aly.

Darby Kelly - 8810CECD-996E-4932-A638-B5F4B27CAA9D.jpeg

Darby Kelly is a 7th grader at Holy Rosary in Edmonds. She has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for 10 years and this is her third year in Jr. Company. Darby enjoys dance, drawing, art and volleyball. She is thankful for her friends and family for always supporting her and for her parents for driving her to all her dance classes. She is also very grateful for her dance teachers for teaching her everything she loves about dance.

Sara Kim - B8BD4ED0-D741-403E-AA7C-B197BA40864D.jpeg

Sara Kim is a 7th grader at Heatherwood Middle School. She has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for 4 years, and its her first year in Junior Company. Sara loves to shop for clothes and spend time with her family and friends. Sara is thankful for her family and friends who have helped her in everything she has done. She would also like to thank her dance teachers for helping her become the dancer she is today.

Gabby Krones - B4405BA6-AC8B-4BDE-AF6B-A8044F3BCBED.jpeg

Gabby Krones is an 8th grader at Holy Rosary School in Edmonds, and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for nine years. Gabby has enjoyed her third year in Junior Company.  She loves reading, spending time with her family, running with her mom, and hanging out with her friends. Gabby is thankful for everything her family and friends do for her, her dance teachers who have taught her for the past nine years and all the friends she has met through dance.

Haylie Kuehn - 37B78763-FC32-4653-9839-61A946D1A247.jpeg

Haylie Kuehn is a 7th grader at Holy Rosary School and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for 10 years. This is her second year in Junior Company.  Outside of dance she enjoys spending time with her friends and family, going camping and plays soccer, basketball, volleyball, softball, tennis and swimming. Haylie is very greatful to her family who have been super supportive in letting her do all of these activites.  She is thankful for her dance teachers and classmates for inspiring her to be a better dancer. 

Ava Oliver - FF46D4AF-DB70-4563-B45F-39C5F047B956.jpeg

Ava Oliver is an 8th grader at Collage Place Middle School, and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for eleven years. This is her 4th year in Junior Company, and her first in Senior Company as an apprentice. In her free time from dance, Ava loves to play volleyball and basketball as well as participate in school activities. She would love to thank all of her friends and family who support her in everything she does. She is also incredibly thankful for her dance teachers and friends who make dancing the best.

lucia.jpeg

Lucia Rigsby is an eighth grader at Kellogg Middle School and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for five years. This is her fourth year in Jr. Company and her first year in Sr. Company as an apprentice. When she’s not dancing, Lucia enjoys skiing, embroidering patches, and spending time with her friends and family. Lucia is so grateful for her family’s support in getting her to and from dance every day. She is also grateful for her teachers and fellow dancers because they constantly motivate her to do her best as a dancer.

Kailani Terwilliger - 3DA973AB-CF8E-4AC0-8131-491D1DDD6FF6.jpeg

Kailani Terwilliger has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for ten years now. She is thrilled to be a senior apprentice this year as well as a member of Junior Company and Can Can. Barcaly Shelton has always been a huge part of her life where she has grown close with so many amazing people. Kailani is an eighth grader at Meadowdale middle school and a girl scout as well as a dancer outside of school. Kailani loves to create art and spend time with her family and friends along with her dog. She hopes to pursue a career in art and spends most of her time drawing and reading. She loves to go camping and traveling and relax on whidbey island. Dance is the best part of her week and she would like to give Miss Pam a special thank you for teaching her from the beginning and being an amazing tap teacher. She has learned so much from Miss Pam and is grateful to have been taught by her. All the dancers she has created a bond with will always hold a special place in her heart.

Amelie Thiebaud - 52122164-F8DA-466E-8480-0F7CADF9E10B.jpeg

Amelie Thiebaud is a 7th grader at St. Luke School. Amelie started dancing 10 years ago, at 3 years old, at All That Dance in Seattle. She danced there for several years before moving to Exit Space School of Dance for a few years in Seattle. Amelie joined Barclay Shelton in 2019 when her family moved to Edmonds and it’s her first year in Junior Company. Amelie’s passion is dance and theater and loves art projects and swimming. Amelie is fluent in French and currently taking Spanish. Amelie loves spending time with family and friends and thanks her wonderful family for supporting her in everything she does. Amelie would also like to thank her dance teachers and fellow company members for inspiring her to be the best dancer possible and loves the special bond between them as dancers.

Sydney Thompson - DSC_6660.JPG

Sydney Thompson is an eighth grader at Wilson Hill Academy and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton since she was four. She joined Junior Company in fifth grade, though she took the virtual year off. Outside of school and dance she is beginning to train diabetic alert dogs, engaging her passion for animals, and helping others as a trainer for medical alert dogs. Sydney would like to thank the Lord, her friends, her very supportive family, and her dance teachers for inspiring her to be the person she is today. 

Maggie Warner - B4C06D0D-5A6D-4F14-BC62-70FA30C7693B.jpeg

Maggie Warner is an eighth grader at College Place Middle School and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for 9 years.  She is in her fourth year as a member of Junior Company and is also a Senior Company Apprentice.  Outside of dance, Maggie plays volleyball, basketball, and enjoys spending time with her friends and family.  Maggie is extremely grateful for dance continuing throughout the pandemic since it allowed her to stay connected to her teachers and friends at Barclay Shelton.

5th & 6th Grade
Jane Farrow - 5DD86D68-73A9-4674-A341-E49C13CDC17F.jpeg

Jane Farrow is a 5th grader at Seaview Elementary School. Jane has been dancing for 8 years, most of those at Barclay Shelton. This is Jane’s first year in Jr. Company. She is excited about all the performing opportunities that Jr. Company brings. When Jane is not dancing, she likes to golf, sketch clothing designs, and play the flute. Jane would like to thank her older sister Gwen because she is always there to help and encourage her. Jane is grateful for the new friendships she had made at dance this year. Finally, she would like to thank her family for supporting her love of dance.

lucyinglin.jpg

Lucy Inglin is a 6th grader at King’s Elementary.  She has been dancing since she was 3 years old and has been a member of Junior Company for the last two years. When Lucy is not dancing in class, at home or while standing in line at the grocery store, you will find her reading graphic novels and being creative with crafts and baking.  She would like to thank her mom, dad, sister and dance teachers who have inspired and encouraged her to be the dancer she is now.

Amara Leckie - 7FCD4DAB-66E1-4F14-A6F5-95C4D16DA778.jpeg

Amara Leckie is a fifth-grader at Sherwood Elementary. She started dancing at Barclay Shelton at four years old and this is her first year in Junior Company. When Amara isn’t on the dance floor (or choreographing her own dances), she’s on the basketball court, playing the piano, ukelele, or clarinet, doing anything sports-related, and always dreaming about getting a dog. She is willing to try new things, eats almost anything, and loves to learn about the world. Amara is grateful to have such fun and supportive friends, family, teachers, and coaches. She aspires to be as good of a dancer as her dad. :)

Charlee Manning - ManningCharlee_2022.jpg

Charlee Manning has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for 9 years (since she was 3 years old!) Charlee is a 5th grader at Maplewood Elementary School and is thrilled to be in her first year of company. Outside of dance Charlee enjoys playing basketball on the Edmonds Woodway Feeder team, getting outside and serving her community as a recent Arrow of Light recipient in Scout troop 331 and playing with her dog Marty.  Charlee is grateful for her family and that Barclay Shelton is such an amazing part of her community that feels like a second home. She is looking forward to many more years of dancing and performing with her friends and continuing to learn from the best teachers!

Kate Morgan - D7591746-F882-45F3-BF77-9F705716CEB0.jpeg

Kate Morgan is a 6th grader at Sherwood Elementary. This is her 8th year dancing at Barclay Shelton and she has been in Jr Company for 2 years. When Kate isn’t dancing, she’s spending time with family and busy with school activities. Kate is a member of her school patrol and enjoys doing morning announcements. She loves music, art, and staying active! Kate would like to recognize her mom, dad, and big brother, Charlie for all of their support and encouragement. Especially her dad, who drives her to and from the many dance classes each week and for not embarrassing her in front of her fellow dancers with bad 80’s rock, as she steps out of his truck.

Rosa Olson - C92F4334-9C78-4203-9921-76163A0D428B.jpeg

Rosa Olson is a sixth grader at the Seattle Waldorf School and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton since she was three and a half. Rosa is currently in her second year of Junior Company.  While she is not dancing, she loves to hang out with friends and go on walks with her dogs Olive and Sunny. You can also find her baking all kinds of yummy cakes and treats and occasionally making dinner for her family. Rosa is grateful for her family’s support and the teachers at Barclay Shelton who inspire her to dance and keep it fun.

Blake Rose - B5353C51-73A2-4034-BA31-CA3031E852F1 2.jpeg

Blake Rose is in the sixth grade at Holy Rosary School in Edmonds. Blake has been dancing at BSDC for six years, and this is her second year dancing in Jr. Company. Blake plays flag football & volleyball outside of dance and enjoys spending time with her younger siblings and her dog, Gracie. Blake is very grateful to her family for supporting her dance career and her dance teachers, who inspire her to continue dancing.

Vienna Rose - F516288C-E52F-4CCC-96F1-FA020A816471.jpeg

Vienna Rose is in 6th grade at Madrona K-8.  She has been dancing with Barclay Shelton for 7 seasons now! This is her first year dancing with Junior Company. Vienna enjoys dance, listening to music and spending time with her friends. She is thankful for her friends, family and her home. What makes Vienna unique is her love of dance, her passion for listening to music and her loyalty to her family and friends.

Nola Ruhlman.jpg

Nola Ruhlman is a 6th grader at King’s Elementary and has been dancing with Barclay Shelton for seven years. This is her first year in Junior Company. When not dancing, Nola swims for Innis Arden, plays piano and club soccer. She enjoys painting, scrapbooking, roller skating and meeting friends for Mocha Cookie Crumble Frappuccinos at Starbucks! Nola is grateful for the opportunity to dance along side her best friends here at Barclay Shelton and for the teachers who have taught them all to love dance so much! And big thanks to dad and mom for paying the bill! 

Scarlett Tiegen - Scarlett_Headshot.jpeg

Scarlett Tiegen is currently in the fifth Grade at Edmonds Elementary.  She has been dancing since the age of three and at Barclay Shelton for the last six years. This is her first year in the Junior Company and she is loving it!  When she isn’t dancing (or trying to master the latest TikTok dance trend) you can find her out on the soccer field, tennis or basketball courts.  She likes all sports, but her passion is to dance, dance, dance!!  Scarlett also loves to spend time with her friends and her two beloved kitties, Milo and Penelope.  Scarlett would like to thank her family for supporting her in the many activities she does, especially her Dad who drives her to most of those activities! 

Elise Timss - 3A631330-F626-4B13-8597-7AACD2EAB2D6.jpeg

Elise Timss is in the 6th grade at Einstein Middle School, and has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for seven years.  This is her second year in Junior Company.  Outside of dance Elise enjoys cooking, creating art, her two cats, and depending on the season, playing soccer, swim team and skiing.  Elise is thankful for the support of her family, her dance teachers and all of the new friends she has gained at dance throughout the years.

amelia upson.jpeg

Amelia Upson is in 6th grade and attends St. Luke school in Shoreline. She has been dancing at Barclay Shelton for eight years participating in Jr Company for two years. Her likes are dancing, spending time with animals and writing. She can also find humor in every situation. She is thankful for her friends, her kittens, teachers and family. They have told her to keep doing what she loves. Dancing!

Alexa Wilson - 2F4FF0EF-39D3-4064-9468-8662DB7467F2.jpeg

Alexa Wilson is currently a sixth-grader at King’s Elementary. She began dancing at 3 years old, and is excited to be in her fifth year with Barclay Shelton and second year as part of Junior Company. Looking beyond her devotion to dance, Alexa is passionate about arts and crafts, playing the piano and spending time with her friends and family. Alexa is grateful for the support of her family that inspires her to pursue her love for dance. She feels honored to learn and perform alongside fellow dancers who have also become wonderful friends.