Meet Our Dance Stars

Our Dance Stars


Kimara-Mai is 10 years old and trains at Ignite Dance Company. Kimara-Mai trains in all styles from ballet and tap to Hip hop and Jazz. Kimara-Mai is All England Dance Tap champion also a World medalist. 

She has frequented in various Kidz bop music videos as well as cast as a Nick Jnr member in Nickelodeon TV Series ‘Dance Along’

Kimara, has already started working professionally including being cast in BAFTA award winning film ‘Everybody’s talking about Jamie’.

Kimara-Mai also has a successful acting career and her professional credit includes role of ‘Olive’ In Sky’s thriller ‘The Midwich Cuckoos’ and the role of Young Sophya in New Period drama ‘Tom Jones- The foundling’ airing on ITV in the UK and PBS in the US. 

In 2023 she was cast as Young Anna in Eastenders. 

Kimara was awarded The Young Entertainers Academy Award for Rising star of the Year.

Kimara is super excited to be one of the younger members of the CYD star team and can’t wait for the training opportunities and to be inspired by the rest of her CYD team mates.