Partnership Makes All the Difference

Photos and video by Brandon Parigo; interview by Stacy Downs | Strategic Marketing and Communications

Video and photos capture its crucial importance in dance



Hey Fred and Ginger, there’s another dance partnership with wonderful chemistry: Alexandria Brant and Cameron Miller, students at the UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance.



“I think us being friends makes our partnering a whole lot better. If you’re comfortable with who you’re dancing with, then your dancing is going to be that much better.”

-Alexandria Brant



“We’ve literally seen each other’s blood, sweat and tears. It’s going to sound so cheesy, but…we are family.”

-Cameron Miller



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Cameron and Alexandria with their ballet professor and mentor, Paula Weber, the chair of dance at the Conservatory.


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