NBC’s World of Dance is the world’s most competitive dance competition, where celebrity judges Jennifer Lopez, Ne-Yo, Derek Hough, and host/mentor Jenna Dewan Tatum watch incredible dancers compete for a whopping $1 million prize. From hip hop to tap, break dancing to ballroom, it’s a celebration of all things dance, and we’re pumped to give you a look at each and every amazing dancer, duo, and crew. Let’s meet Kaeli and Brandon.

Kaeli and Brandon

Style: Ballet (Duo)

Category: Junior

From: Ashburn, Virginia

Who they are: Kaeli was the youngest dancer to be accepted into The American Ballet Theatre Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School’s pre-professional program, where she shared the stage with Misty Copeland in The Nutcracker. Brandon won the Hope Award and the Youth America Grand Prix in 2010. As a ballet duo, they have won top titles at dance competitions such as Starpower International and Revolution Talent Competition.

Fun fact: Kaeli’s mother is a dance teacher at Studio Bleu in their hometown.

Where to catch them: Follow Kaeli and Brandon on Instagram to keep up.

Watch them in action: 

#teambraeli adventures begin today!?

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Plot twist, I’m actually posting something on Instagram

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