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McKenzie Morales
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Gender Female
Age 15
Birthdate December 21, 2002
Nationality American
Hometown Fresno, California
Height 4'11 (est. 2016)
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
School Grade {{{school grade}}}
Professional Information
Profession Dancer
Student
Affiliations Bloc Talent Agency LA
Dance Studios Candy Apples Dance Center
Dolce Dance Studio
Shirley Winter's Ballet
The Rage Entertainment Complex
Titles see below
Friends and Family
Parents JoAnne Morales
Scott Morales
Siblings Gavin Morales
Friends Ava Cota
Avery Gay
Maddie Ziegler
Pets none
Nicknames Kenzie
McKenzie Morales (born on December 21, 2002) is a young dancer who currently trains at Dolce Dance Studio. She won both regional and national titles in dance. She was previously guest dancer at Candy Apples Dance Center for Lifetime's hit reality television series, Dance Moms. She left the show sometime in Season 5, but returned to the show as a member of the Broadway Dance Academy team.

DancesEdit

SolosEdit

Year Dance Name Dance Style Choreographer Competition Place Awards
2011 All About Me Jazz unknown KAR (Fresno) 3rd in Age 8 & Under Primary Solos
KAR (Orlando) 4th in Age 8 & Under Primary Solos
Revolution (Fresno) 1st in Age 8 & Under White Solos
StarQuest (San Jose) 4th in Petite Solos
Starpower (Fresno) 3rd in Age 8 & Under Power Solos
Thunderstruck (Fresno) 1st in Petite Future Star Solos
Thunderstruck International Finals (Las Vegas) 3rd in Petite Future Star Solos
2012 Fields of Gold Lyrical unknown KAR (Fresno) 2nd in Age 9-11 Secondary Solos
MOVE (Fresno) 1st in Junior Competitive Solos
Rainbow (Ontario II) did not place
Showbiz Nationals (Palm Springs) 1st in Junior Diamond Solos
Starpower (Fresno) 2nd in Age 9-11 Power Solos
Rockstar Jazz unknown Hall of Fame (Redondo Beach) 7th in Junior National League Solos
Showbiz (Hayward) 2nd in Junior Diamond Solos
Showbiz Nationals (Palm Springs) did not place
StarQuest (San Jose) 1st in Junior Solos
Regional Jr Miss StarQuest
StarQuest (Upland) did not place
2013 Grace Lyrical Chris Todar MOVE (Upland) unknown scoring
PrimeTime (Pasadena) 1st in Junior Xtreme Solos
Showbiz (Pomona) 3rd in Junior Diamond Solos
Showstopper (Anaheim I) 7th in Junior Competitive Solos
Starpower (Fresno) 1st in Age 9-11 Power Solos
Starpower Nationals (Las Vegas) 2nd in Age 9-11 Power Solos
StarQuest (San Jose) 2nd in Junior Solos
Thunderstruck (Fresno) 1st in Junior Shining Star Solos
Hot Like Wow Jazz Kendra Primavera KAR (Redondo Beach) 1st in Age 9-11 Intermediate Solos
MOVE (Upland) unknown scoring
Rainbow (San Mateo) 1st in Age 9-11 Elite Starz Solos
Regional Jr Rainbow Elite Starz DOY
Showbiz Nationals (Las Vegas) 1st in Junior Diamond Solos
2014 Into the Darkness Open TOKYO MOVE (Upland) unknown scoring
Starpower (Fresno) 1st in Age 9-11 Power Solos
Professional Jazz Kendra Primavera MOVE (Upland) unknown scoring
Showbiz (San Jose) 1st in Junior Diamond Solos
Regional Jr Miss Showbiz
Showstopper (Anaheim I) did not place
StarQuest (San Jose) 1st in Select Junior Solos
Tears of an Angel Lyrical Chris Todar MOVE (Upland) unknown scoring
Showbiz (San Jose) did not place
Showstopper (Anaheim I) 2nd in Junior Competitive Solos
Seeing You Everywhere Lyrical unknown Sheer Talent (Wayne) 3rd in Junior Solos
The Investment Lyrical Blake McGrath DTI (Roanoke) 1st in Junior Solos
2nd in Overall Solos
Regional Jr Miss Dance Troupe
2015 Breathe Lyrical John Culbertson KAR (Redondo Beach) 2nd in Age 12-14 Intermediate Solos
KAR Nationals (Anaheim) did not place
NUVO (Long Beach) High Gold Award
Showstopper (Anaheim II) did not place
Spotlight (Redondo Beach) unknown scoring
Come to Me Jazz unknown Sheer Talent (Pompton Plains) did not place
Freakum Dress Jazz Tiffany Burton Rojas KAR (Redondo Beach) did not place
I Will Wait Lyrical Derek Piquette Countdown (Valencia) 1st in Teen Competitive Solos
Energy NDC (Los Angeles) 2nd in Junior Solos
4th in Overall Solos
KAR Nationals (Anaheim) 1st in Age 12-14 Intermediate Solos
Red Football Contemporary Tiffany Burton Rojas KAR Nationals (Anaheim) did not place
Showstopper (Anaheim II) 4th in Teen Competitive Solos
The Dance Awards Nationals (Las Vegas) did not place
2016 Fever Jazz unknown Showbiz (Riverside) 1st in Teen Diamond Solos
1st runner-up for Regional Teen Miss Showbiz
Starbound (Fresno) 2nd in Teen Elite Solos
Fly Lyrical Victor Smalley Radix (Anaheim) 4th in Teen Solos
Showbiz (Riverside) 1st in Teen Diamond Solos
1st runner-up for Regional Teen Miss Showbiz
Sound of Silence Contemporary Terra Williams YAGP (San Fransisco) Top 12 in Junior Women Contemporary Dance Category
Truth Lyrical Victor Smalley Showbiz (Riverside) 1st in Teen Diamond Solos
Spotlight unknown scoring
Starbound (Fresno) 1st in Teen Elite Solos
Starpower (Fresno) 1st in Age 12-14 Power Solos
YAGP (San Fransisco) Top 12 in Junior Women Contemporary Dance Category
Numbers Open Shelby Martin Spotlight unknown scoring
Starbound (Fresno) 4th in Teen Elite Solos
unknown Pointe unknown YAGP (San Fransisco) did not place
2017 KAR (Fresno) 1st in Age 12-14 Elite Solos
Body Love Open unknown Starpower (San Mateo) 2nd in Age 12-14 Power Solos
StarQuest (San Jose) 2nd in Select Teen Solos
Elephants Contemporary unknown KAR (Fresno) Age 12-14 Elite HDI All-Stars Invitation
Showstopper (Anaheim II) did not place
Starpower (San Mateo) Regional Teen Miss Starpower
God Save the Queen unknown unknown Fierce NDC (Fresno) 1st in Teen Solos
3rd in Overall Solos
I Didn't Know My Own Strength Contemporary unknown Radix (Anaheim) did not place
Sheer Talent (Fresno) 1st in Teen Solos
When She Came Back Contemporary Victor Smalley KAR (Fresno) did not place
Showstopper (Anaheim II) 4th in Teen Competitive Solos

DuetsEdit

Year Dance Name Dance Style Choreographer Other Dancer Competition Place Awards
2013 Bats and Cats Jazz unknown Gavin Morales PrimeTime (Pasadena) 2nd in Junior Xtreme Duet/Trios
Showstopper (Anaheim) 8th in Junior Competitive Duet/Trios
Starpower (Fresno) 2nd in Age 9-11 Power Duet/Trios
Starpower (Las Vegas) 1st in Age 9-11 Power Duet/Trios
Thunderstruck (Fresno) 1st in Junior Shining Star Duet/Trios
2014 Bonnie vs. Clyde Jazz unknown Gavin Morales PrimeTime (Pasadena) 8th in Junior Xtreme Duet/Trios
Showbiz (San Jose) 1st in Junior Diamond Duet/Trios
Showstopper (Anaheim) 1st in Junior Competitive Duet/Trios
Starpower (Fresno) 1st in Age 9-11 Power Duet/Trios
StarQuest (San Jose) 1st in Select Junior Duet/Trios

TriosEdit

Year Dance Name Dance Style Choreographer Other Dancers Competition Place Awards
2012 Bobblehead unknown unknown Giullianna Borrelli
Sariya Melgoza
Starpower (Upland) 2nd in Age 9-11 Power Duet/Trios
StarQuest (Upland) 2nd in Petite Duet/Trios
2013 Full of Grace Lyrical unknown Maddie Garza
Paige Landseadal
Showbiz (Pomona) 2nd in Junior Diamond Duet/Trios

GroupsEdit

with Broadway Dance AcademyEdit

Year Dance Name Dance Style Choreographer Other Dancers Competition Place Awards
2016 The Waiting Room Contemporary Jeanette Cota Ava Cota
Gavin Morales
Ashtin Roth
Chloe Smith
Tessa Wilkinson
Sheer Talent (Los Angeles) 2nd in Teen Groups

with Candy Apples Dance CenterEdit

Year Dance Name Dance Style Choreographer Other Dancers Competition Place Awards
2014 Chandelier Lyrical unknown Alyssa Chi
Evan Gorbell
Gavin Morales
Lucas Triana
In10sity Invitational Nationals (Calabasas) 3rd in Elite Junior Small Groups
5th in Overall Groups
Conspiracy Contemporary unknown Alyssa Chi
Evan Gorbell
Gavin Morales
Lucas Triana
In10sity Invitational (Olmsted Falls) 2nd in Elite Junior Small Groups
The Last Dance Contemporary unknown Nick Daniels
Gavin Morales
Zack Torres
Lucas Triana
World Class Talent (Canton) 2nd in Junior World Groups
The Love Letter Lyrical unknown Alyssa Chi
Gino Cosculluela
Evan Gorbell
Gavin Morales
Lucas Triana
Sheer Talent (Wayne) 4th in Junior Groups
Wild Party Jazz Blake McGrath Nick Daniels
Gavin Morales
Zack Torres
Lucas Triana
DTI (Woodbridge) 2nd in Junior Groups
2nd in Overall Groups
2015 Torn Contemporary unknown Alyssa Chi
Evan Gorbell
Gavin Morales
Lucas Triana
Sheer Talent (Pompton Plains) 2nd in Preteen Groups

with Dolce Dance StudioEdit

Year Dance Name Dance Style Choreographer Other Dancer Competition Place Awards
2012 Accessories Jazz Melissa Mendenhall-Aguiar unknown NUVO (Santa Clara) 1st in Mini Groups
StarQuest (Upland) 2nd in Petite Small Groups
Hit the Road, Jack Jazz unknown Gavin Morales
and others
NUVO (Santa Clara) 2nd in Mini Groups
Mini Best Nu Group Award
StarQuest (Upland) 1st in Petite Small Groups
Late Lyrical unknown unknown NUVO (Santa Clara) did not place
With or Without You Lyrical unknown Paige Landseadal
and others
NUVO (Santa Clara) 2nd in Mini Line
2014 Clumsy Jazz Kendra Primavera Gavin Morales
and others
StarQuest (San Jose) 2nd in Select Junior Small Groups
Empty Chairs and Empty Tables Lyrical Chris Todar Gavin Morales
and others
StarQuest (San Jose) 2nd in Select Junior Large Groups
Withered Soul Lyrical Chris Todar Gavin Morales
and others
StarQuest (San Jose) 1st in Select Junior Small Groups

with The RageEdit

Year Dance Name Dance Style Choreographer Other Dancers Competition Place Awards
2015 Heaven Lyrical Tiffany Burton Rojas Haley Houghton
Kyla Laufer
Sophie Laufer
Gavin Morales
and others
Showstopper (Anaheim II) 3rd in Junior Competitive Large Groups
Runaway Baby Jazz Tiffany Burton Rojas Cassidy Fralin
Kyla Laufer
Sophie Laufer
Gavin Morales
and others
KAR Nationals (Las Vegas) 1st in Age 9-11 Secondary Lines
Star Showcase Secondary Large Group/Line Grand Champion
Showstopper (Anaheim II) 1st in Junior Competitive Super Groups

Dance TitlesEdit

  • Regional Junior Miss StarQuest 2012
  • National Junior Miss Showbiz 2012
  • Regional Junior Miss PrimeTime 2013
  • Regional Junior Miss Showbiz 2013
  • Regional Junior Rainbow Elite Starz DOY 2013
  • Regional Junior Miss Dance Troupe 2014
  • Regional Junior Miss Showbiz 2014
  • Regional Teen Miss Starpower 2017

Fun FactsEdit

  • When McKenzie isn't dancing she goes swimming, watches movies or is stretching for dance. 
  • McKenzie likes turtles. 
  • McKenzie's favorite style of dance is Jazz because she can be fierce. 
  • If she could do a duet with anyone in the world, she would choose Samantha Cantoria because she is a great dancer as well as being McKenzie's idol. 
  • McKenzie's advice to anyone who wants to become a successful young dancer is to work hard, have fun and try your best. 
  • Her mother is named Jo Anne.
  • McKenzie's favorite tricks are leg-hold turns.
  • McKenzie's favorite solo is Hot Like Wow.
  • McKenzie's brother Gavin Morales also is a famous dancer, who briefly danced for the Candy Apples on Dance Moms
  • McKenzie is in the 7th grade.
  • McKenzie was diagnosed with a developing eating disorder in 2015, having lost 10% of her body weight in a year. She is currently undergoing treatment to help her.
  • McKenzie suffers from anxiety and panic attacks.

GalleryEdit

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