Paramount Theatre Dancing Like the Stars

14 - Grant Kelley & Kristen Motz

Celebrity Dancer

Celebrity:  Grant Kelley

Grant Kelley is a former Anderson High School graduate of 2016. While attending Anderson High, he took part in many different extracurricular activities such as basketball, soccer, show choir, tribe chiefs (student mentoring), SADD, and best of all Indian Mascot. Grant is now attending Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis where he will be obtaining a B.A. in Psychology in the fall of 2021. Aside from being a full-time student he is working his way through school as a server at Ford’s Garage in Noblesville. In his free time, Grant loves to spend time with family and friends as well as support his community in any way possible. 

Instructor: Kristen Motz 

Kristen began dancing ballet, tap and jazz at age three. She took three semesters of modern dance at Purdue University. Additionally, she danced three years with Jahari Dance Troupe, a student dance company at Purdue University, focusing on techniques that range from traditional to contemporary trends of black dance. Kristen was an Indianapolis Colts Cheerleader in 2003-2004. She performed with a local Hip-Hop artist out of Chicago and has ten plus years teaching Salsa, Bachata, Cha-Cha and Marangua. Performed with three Latin dance companies:  Las Chicas El Mesón, Candencias Latinas and Into Salsa Dance Company, in Indianapolis. I am the owner of Rivvn Dance Company focusing primarily on Latin dance. This will be Kristen's 6th year performing with Dancing Like the Stars.