Welcome to the JJGirl Spotlight, a series featuring the smart, talented, fearless young faces of Jo+Jax.
Today, meet 15-year-old Laci Justice. Laci definitely shines in the dance world. One of her most memorable accomplishments was when she was featured as a ballerina in the movie The Greatest Showman. She has been in the top 25 at NYCDA Nationals and is currently signed by Clear Talent Agency New York. Talk about some amazing accomplishments! Here’s more to know about this beautiful girl…
Favorite dance styles: “Contemporary, Jazz, Hip Hop and Lyrical.”
Favorite choreographers: “Joey Dowling– Her unmatched energy and passion! She has a fierce, athletic, and unique style! Love how committed she is to getting the best out of each dancer in the room! And LOVE how she sets the bar high because she truly believes in us! She changes the energy in the room just by walking in it… LOVE her!!
Rachel Kreiling – She is genuine and personal, always challenges me, teaches in a way that I not only get the steps but I UNDERSTAND where every step is coming from and it makes more sense. Love her transitional, fluid, smooth and unique style. And love her heart… she is a teacher that truly cares about her students.”
Dream role: “Any part in a Broadway show or a movie! 🙏🏻🤩”
Favorite school subject: “English…I love to write and express my thoughts!”
Favorite ice cream flavor: “Definitely chocolate!!”
If you could only eat one food for the rest of your life, what would it be? “Mashed potatoes!”
Favorite book: “Anything Nicholas Sparks”
Favorite movies: “Greatest Showman and the High School Musical movies!”
Must-see TV: “Friends! Gossip Girl!”
If you could perform a duet with anyone, who would it be? “Kolton Krouse! 😱”
If you could travel anywhere, where would you go? “Spain”
If your life were a movie, who would you cast in it? “Boyfriend: Shawn Mendez, Best Friend: Jennifer Anniston, Me: Camila Cabello”
What’s the weirdest thing in your dance bag? “Old snacks from long convention weekends! 🙈”
Favorite way to hit the stage: “I love doing group numbers best mainly because of the before and after moments…best energy ever!! I also love doing choreography… I hope to teach one day and do lots and lots of choreography!”
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