Paramount Theatre Dancing Like the Stars

12 - Kelli Burnett & Rob Jenkins

Celebrity Dancer

Celebrity: Kelli Burnett

Kelli Burnett is a former Anderson resident of 36 years. Her entire family were active community residents in Madison County. Kelli's Dad is currently the senior Professor for the entire faculty at Anderson University.  She graduated from Highland High School and attended Anderson University. She began acting and singing in the Madison County area at the age of 5 and has been involved with over 30 productions.  Kelli began dance lessons at the age of 5 under the instruction of Leah Brandon and continued on with dance at The Ann Harmeson School of Dance. She was involved in high school show choir under the direction of Mrs. Andis and participated in such events at the Paramount as The Festival of Trees. Theatre in Madison County, allowed her to win The Best Actress award for Mainstage Theatre. Kelli currently resides in Muncie and is involved with marketing support for the Muncie Mall.  She is a single mother to a 13 year old daughter. Kelli grew up with the magic of the beautiful Paramount Theatre and cannot wait to perform on the Paramount stage again and make her daughter proud.

Instructor: Rob Jenkins
Rob Jenkins has been a fixture in the Indianapolis Ballroom community since 1999. He was involved in professional competition in the American Smooth division, but he also teaches American Rhythm, International Standard and Latin, Argentine Tango, etc. His latest venture is a YouTube channel of instructional videos that he plans to continue to add to for the coming years. (Just search Robert Jenkins channel) Rob has done Dancing Like the Stars every year, and he looks forward to winning this year!