Dancer Finalist Q&A: Dee

How long have you been dancing for?

I started dancing in high school, so eight years now.

Why did you decide to tryout for the Nuggets Dancers?

It’s always been a dream of mine and I just graduated from CU so I feel like it’s time to pursue my dream.

What degree did you graduate with?

Communication and Chinese and then a certificate in digital media.

How do you think the auditions have gone so far?

It’s fun. The girls teaching it make it a nice atmosphere to learn in, and everyone is really encouraging. So far, obviously there are nerves, but I think everyone is just dancing at the end of the day.

What’s your favorite style of dance?

Hip-hop funk with a little groove.

What’s your favorite part about dancing?

Whenever I dance, I’m with a team so I always value teammates. Other than that, I just love the performing aspect. I don’t like being the center of attention in anything other than dance.

What’s something nobody knows about you?

I speak Cantonese.

What would making the team mean to you?

The world. I’m ready to make this dream a reality. It would be such a humbling experience; I can’t even imagine.

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