Kelsey Elisabeth Holley

Consuelo, Sharks

Kelsey Elisabeth Holley is from Durham, North Carolina, where she began her training in West African and modern dance at local dance studios and the American Dance Festival. After graduating from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, her first professional engagement as a dancer and aerialist took her on a cruise with the Royal Caribbean Line. While studying she had already worked with renowned choreographers and dancers such as Kim Bears Bailey of Philadanco, Eiko Otake of Eiko+Koma and Matthew Neenan of Ballet X. She took part in master classes at the Dance Theatre of Harlem and the Alonzo King Lines Ballets, and in the SpellBound Contemporary Ballet’s International Contemporary Workshop in Rome.