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Abbigail Baird

performing apprentice

Abbigail is an optimistic leader who is goal driven and shines brightly on any stage. She has trained in various styles at The Dance Department (formerly known as Karen’s Kids) in Midwest City since the age of 2 and began competing at the age of 7. Throughout her competition years she was awarded many scholarships, such as: Miss Encore OKC 2016, Edge Performing Arts Scholarship Award (Los Angeles, CA), Steps on Broadway Best Overall Dancer Scholarship Award (New York City, NY), Hannah McCarty Memorial Scholarship and many others. As a child, she performed as a Bonbon in OKC Ballet’s The Nutcracker. She has trained with Jr. RACE Dance Company for 5 seasons and in 2016 played the role of Fritza in their performance of the Hip Hop Nutcracker. She performed in the Oklahoma Contemporary Dance Festival for the last three summers. She would like to thank her family for always supporting her dreams of performing.