Ethan Ahuero was 12 when he started dancing. His inspiration was a dance studio right across from his mom’s cupcake shop in Roanoke, Va. He thought, “Why not?” This marks his first season with KCB II.
Q: IS THERE SOMEONE SPECIFIC THAT INSPIRES YOU IN YOUR LIFE AND/OR CAREER?
A: I am inspired by my peers and those around me who are constantly working hard.
Q: WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE DANCE BAG ITEM?
A: I keep a pizza dough roller in my dance bag to roll out my muscles because I think it works better than other rollers.
Q: HOW DO YOU STAY FIT AND HEALTHY OUTSIDE OF THE STUDIO?
A: I love going on runs!
Q: WHAT DO YOU ENJOY MOST ABOUT KC?
A: This city reminds me a lot of Roanoke. So, it feels so much like home to me
Q: WHAT EXCITES YOU MOST ABOUT THE 2019-20 SEASON?
A: Going out into the community and working with all the younger people through our Community Engagement and Education programs.
Top Photograph by Brett Pruitt & East Market Studios.