Full name: Kent Alan Boyd
Hometown: Botkins, OH
Current Residence: Wapakoneta, OH
Dance Style: Contemporary Jazz
Born in: Lima, OH
Birthday: November 21
Describes himself as: Goofy, determined, fresh, ready
A recent high school graduate, Kent Boyd has been dancing since he was 8 years old. Boyd appeared in several high school musical productions, including “Oklahoma!” and “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.”
How old were you when you started dancing?
Do you have any formal training?
Who is your favorite professional dancer?
Answer: Travis Wall is amazing
What has been your most memorable dance experience?
Answer: Travis! Tyce! Mia!
What style do you hope to pick out of the hat? Which style of dance are you afraid to get?
Answer: Afraid of Ballroom, so excited for Broadway
First performance with Lauren Froderman along with all-star Mark Kanemura and Kathryn McCormick in a contemporary routine choreographed by Travis Wall| Music: “Paris is Burning” by St. Vincent
June 9th- The two-hour show tonight revealed not 10 but 11 dancers total competing for the title “America’s Favorite Dancer.”
They will be partnered with an ‘all-star’ cast picked from the standouts of all season past. Starring:
o Stephen “tWitch” Boss
o Comfort Fedoke
o Courtney Galiano
o Anya Garnis
o Lauren Gottlieb
o Neil Haskell
o Allison Holker
o Mark Kanemura
o Pasha Kovalev
o Kathryn McCormick
o Ade Obayomi
o Dominic “D-Trix” Sandoval
We’ll be back with our season contestant’s profile soon so check back again. For now here’s a quick list of those who made it…