Fallon Gardner is an extremely talented and diverse dancer with years of experience and training. She began dancing at The Dance Factory in Kirksville, Missouri, and participated in many dance competitions. Fallon was captain of the Milan High School Dance Team, who were hip hop champions for the state of Missouri. Fallon’s choreography won the state title for two consecutive years. During her years at Milan, she was awarded All Star honors at both the Universal Cheerleaders Association and the Universal Dance Association summer camp program. She earned the honor of Gold Star Dancer at the Missouri Golden Girl dance camp. She has performed in the nationally televised Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade and at a special performance with the University of Missouri Golden Girls at a Mizzou football game.
Fallon spearheaded her own dance program at The Mind and Body Connection in Milan, Missouri. She taught classes in jazz, ballet, hip hop and pom. She went on to become a four year member of the nationally ranked Northwest Missouri State University Bearcat Steppers. She was co-captain, and led her team to a top ten placement in jazz at the UDA National Collegiate Competition in Florida. While she was a Bearcat Stepper, she and her team received numerous awards at camps and competitions including National Dance Alliance, United Spirit Association, and Universal Dance Association, where Fallon also received a recommendation to become a staff member. She choreographed and performed many of the Bearcat Steppers’ performances, including the Division II National Championship football game in Florence, Alabama. Fallon was a dancer with Toby Keith’s Whiskey Girls and assisted the director with choreography, public relations and social media. She also performed at the Silpada National Convention with Larkspur.
Fallon has choreographed award-winning routines for state and national contests with Larkspur Dance and Choreography, and has judged solos at the Kansas City Classic, Lee’s Summit North Invitational and Missouri State Dance Team Championship. She has perfected many routines for dance teams to get their routines ready for competition. She is a fundamental part of Larkpsur’s Tryout Administration program, running tryouts for local dance teams. Fallon also is a seasoned instructor in hip hop and jazz for All About Dance, an award winning local studio, and for Larkspur’s clinic programs. She was recently named Head Coach of the MWSU Mystics Dance Team.
RAYMORE-PECULIAR JAZZ ROUTINE 2014
1ST PLACE CHOREOGRAPHY 5A DANCE MDTA STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
1ST PLACE CHOREOGRAPHY 3A HIP HOP MDTA STATE CHAMPIONSHIP