GABRIELLE THIBODEAUX

Gabrielle (Gabby) Thibodeaux is attending Louisiana State University and pursuing a degree in Business Management with a minor in Dance. She grew up in Central, LA and was a four-year member of the Central High School Kittens Dance Team, where she received awards through American All-Star and Universal Dance Association (UDA) and was the captain her senior year. She has studied various genres of dance at the Center of Performing Arts, The CODA, under the direction of Stephanie Faucette-Gremillion and Micaela Coner, and RAVE Performing Arts Company, under the direction of Rachel Vierck-Amie.  She was a member of the RAVE competition and performance teams and is currently a co-teacher at RAVE. Gabby has attended several conventions and competitions, such as Dupree Dance National Convention, where she  has won multiple scholarships and awards. She received acceptance to the Joffrey Ballet School in various cities across the U.S. and a full scholarship to the commercial dance program at Hussian College in Los Angeles. Some of Gabrielle’s earlier performances include the "Party Girl" role in the Baton Rouge Ballet Theater’s Nutcracker – A Tale from the Bayou and a four-year Kick it Out performer with OMC. While receiving training in the LSU Dance Department, Gabby is excited to continue her love of dance and train with Of Moving Colors!