Bio – Samantha Ashby

Samantha started her dance training at the age of three. She is proficient in many styles of dance including her first love, ballet, pointe, jazz, musical theatre, lyrical, drill team and hip hop. She began her professional career with Dallas Summer Musicals when she was 10. Her dance career has led her to perform with McKinney Summer Musicals, Garland Civic Theater, and she was Richardson’s Repertory Company Theater’s youngest company member 2005-2007. Being a Christmas baby, she enjoyed performing in the Nutcracker Ballet for 7 seasons! Samantha was also a drill team officer and winner of the Gussie Nell Davis Award, Half-time Entertainment All American Dance Company, and was the 2007 North Texas Regional Solo Winner. She has helped several girls become drill team officers with her love of competitive dance, her exceptional choreographic skills and an attention to detail.

Samantha is thrilled to share her love of dance and performance with all our dancers here at Allen Dance Studio!