Deanna Joy Gillispie

Name:  Deanna Joy Gillispie         Birthday: 11-8


Hometown: Nicholasville, KY


Last team danced for:  Atherton High School Dance Team




Dance Experience: Deanna Joy started her dancing career at Center Stage Dance Studio. She danced there for 3 years. She then went on to dance on Atherton High School’s Dance Team where she was a captain for one year.

Personal: Deanna Joy is a Junior Honors Scholar at the University of Louisville majoring in theatre. Currently, she works as a scenic carpenter for the theatre deoartment and a retail associate for T-Mobile. She loves to act and tries to get involved in as many shows as possible.


                                                                                           Getting to know DEANNA JOY!

What is the most memerable moment in your dance career? Being nominated as a NDA All -American

What three words best describe you? Extrovert, diligent, and unusual

Hobbies and Interests: Acting, scenic carpentry, theatrical lighting, sketching

Favorite TV shows:  Friends, Scrubs, So You Think You Can Dance

Most prized possession:  My mother’s ring

Favorite guilty pleasure:  Shoe shopping

Favorite quote(s):  ""What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger."

What is the best part about being a professional dancer?  Spending time with my talented teammates and preforming for our fans!

Favorite movie: I love you, man

Favorite artist/music group:  The Blow