CHICO, Calif. – A regional dance sensation is creating his way to the significant phase.
12-calendar year-old Lincoln Blakley has been dancing in Chico at Buzz Dance Studio for 7 yrs.
Last thirty day period, he received his huge split.
Blakley headed to Hollywood to dance with the famous Kelly Clarkson for her Xmas special.
“It was my first task that I have at any time booked,” Blakley reported. “It was very nuts. I was stunned. I was like how did I do this. It was astounding.”
Blakley claimed it was an intensive five days with two days of rehearsals and three times on established with the filming of the show having put on the past day.
“It was tiring for absolutely sure,” Blakley stated. “It was long, in all probability the longest dance I have ever finished.”
Blakley states he acquired to do these moves right alongside Clarkson.
“I achieved her, I advised her my name and I was like ‘she is aware of my name,’” Blakley stated. “It was mad.”
Blakely explained coming from a tiny city like Chico, building it to Hollywood was an expertise he will in no way forget.
“It felt like I was exclusive and felt like I really don’t mix in anymore and I felt that prior to that and now I experience like I am out there and now I have additional opportunities that I can get,” Blakley stated.
He has 1 information for all those planning to chase their goals as well.
“Never be shy or fearful mainly because if you are shy or worried, they are not likely to settle for you,” Blakley explained. “You have to be outgoing and you have to set on your own out there.”
Blakley states he will continue to coach to be all set for the upcoming significant detail.
For those who want to see Blakley dance, he will be performing in “Believe” which starts off on Friday, Dec. 10. Tickets are be bought right here.