“I live to be on the stage.”
Such is the life of BlazerDancer Stephanie. From dancing in her parents living room to center court at the Rose Garden, she’s a natural performer. Drawn to the stage time and time again during her life Stephanie isn’t complete unless she has the rush of performance adrenaline coursing through her veins.
Stephanie started dancing at the young age of three. Years of ballet, tap, jazz and lyrical at studios improved her skills and fueled her desire for a place in the spotlight. Dancing as a “Tigerette” at Tigard High School with fellow BlazerDancers Cristi, Eri and Leisel continued to feed the fire in Stephanie and led her to follow her passion in college.
Singing, dancing and sunshine filled the next four years as Stephanie attended Chapman University in Orange County, though dance wasn’t originally the plan. Thinking she was done, Stephanie filled her performance glass in college as she studied music with a focus in voice.
Adjusting to life at Chapman, Stephanie felt like something was missing. To ease the unrest she took dance classes and found he