So You Think You Can Dance: Allison Holker
All-Star Season 2 Top 6
Beginning at age nine, Allison Holker trained at The Dance Club in Orem, Utah, in contemporary, ballet, jazz and tap. While growing up, she was very active in dance competitions and won National Senior Outstanding Dancer at New York City Dance Alliance 2005 and as well at Co. Dance Nationals 2004. She has performed live with Earth, Wind and Fire, as well as in the opening and closing ceremonies at the Olympic Games in 2002.
Holker was featured in the tap show “Revolution,” which performed at New York’s Joyce Theatre in 2008. She later was cast as a cheerleader in the hit telefilms “High School Musical” and “High School Musical 2.” She has also been seen in various commercials and in the Top 8 on SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE, Season 2, and in the SYTYCD nationwide tour. Holker has taught at different dance conventions and workshops across the country. Most recently she performed with a show called “Ballroom with a Twist,” choreographed by Louis Van Amstel, and toured with AMERICAN IDOL’s Clay Aiken.
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