THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. View this season's finalists!

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From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards Best in Dance

Social media has brought the world’s biggest dance stages to our screens. From the most famous studios to random parking lots, the art of dance is alive and well in its purest form thanks to these talented artists sharing their craft with fans across the globe. Whether they were showing off their own moves, or spotlighting others and choreographing pieces, these nominees created the year’s best content.

If you’re a brand looking for recognition for your use of social media in this space, enter the Best in Entertainment Shorty Award.

Nominees

Auti Kamal
Auti Kamal celebrates her love of all things dance as an artist, vlogger, model, and Bodyspeaks Dan…
Brittany Cavaco
Brittany Cavaco is a highly prolific influencer with a diverse career that takes her around the wor…
finalist
Chelsie Hill
A dancer from age five, Chelsie Hill’s life was turned upside-down when she became a victim of a dr…
Cynthia Irobunda
Nigerian-American dancer and choreographer Cynthia Irobunda is rapidly making a name for herself in…
finalist
Dytto
One of modern dancing’s iconic celebrities, Courtney Nicole Kelly aka Dytto has danced and popped h…
Fikshun
Launching to international fame as the male winner of So You Think You Can Dance Season 10, Dushaun…
finalist
Jade Chynoweth
Fueled by “sweat and passion,” Jade Chynoweth is living out her dreams and helping others to be str…
finalist
Justin Peck
“Justin Peck is making ballet that speaks to our daily lives,” says the New York Times about the 31…
winner
Kaycee Rice
16 year old dance sensation Kaycee Rice is a self-empowering, self-proclaimed “total weirdo.” An OG…
Omar Z. Robles
Photographer and visual artist Omar Z Robles is capturing the famed NYC streets in a new light by r…
Shiggy
“Kiki, do you love me? Are you riding?” 2018 belonged to Shiggy, the Queens street performer, Insta…
finalist
The Kinjaz
Asian-American masked dance troupe The Kinjaz “innovate, entertain, and positively impact the world…