We are thrilled to welcome our new Mom, Miss Shelley back for Season 11! Thanks baby Jude for sharing your mama with us! Miss Shelley is extremely passionate about teaching, and enjoys sharing her knowledge and love of the arts to today’s youth.
Shelley Kenney is a highly accomplished performer and teacher who has had the opportunity to work with many established and inspirational choreographers and teachers from around the world. She has studied under the Royal Academy of Dancing and A.D.A.P.T. Syllabus. In her competitive years, she received many prestigious titles including ‘Miss Dance of Canada’, ‘Dancer of the Year’, and ‘Senior Miss Can-Dance’. Shelley is a proud member of Canadian Actor’s Equity Association, ACTRA, and has worked for numerous theatre companies. Performance credits include: Return to Grace (Mirvish, Canadian Tour, Asian Tour), Singin’ In the Rain, King Arthur The Panto (Capitol Theatre), West Side Story, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid, Joseph… Dreamcoat, Canadian Legends, Legends of Rock & Roll , Sleeping Beauty: The Panto (Drayton Entertainment), Cabaret (Mayfield), Mary Poppins (Theatre Calgary/Citadel), Dance Legends (Grand Theatre), Semele (Brooklyn Academy of Music/COC), Rigoletto, Abduction From The Seraglio, Tales of Hoffmann (Canadian Opera Company), Victoria in Cats (Rainbow Stage), Happy Days (Stage West), and Scrooge The Musical (Rose Theatre). Shelley has had the privilege of traveling around the world, performing in Encore at Tokyo Disney Sea, onboard Celebrity and Princess Cruise Lines, as well as performing for the Troops on the Canadian Forces Show Tour. Select TV credits include: Tiny Pretty Things, In The Tall Grass (Netflix), MMVA’s (Psy), Reign (CBS), Warehouse 13 (SyFy). Shelley is extremely passionate about teaching, and enjoys sharing her knowledge and love of the arts to today’s youth. Shelley is officially a Kelly, tying the knot this summer to her husband, Alex. She is a proud new Mom to baby Jude and her fur baby Blue. 5,6,7,8, let’s dance kiddos!