Ajanae Stephenson
Dancer, Actor

Ajanae is an energetic 11 year old with a passion for dance, acting, and performing. She is a versatile dancer who trains fulltime at Jessica’s Dance Innovations in Acro, Jazz, Hip hop, Tap, Contemporary, Ballet and Dancehall.
A highlight for Ajanae was having the opportunity to perform on “The Ellen Show” where she was interviewed and performed a Hip hop routine in February, 2017. She has also danced and participated in several TV interviews on CBC, CTV, ET Canada, CBS, Global News, Family Channel and TVO Kids. Ajanae was recognized on City News in September, 2017 as “Athlete of the Week”.

Ajanae has a passion for acting and has appeared in numerous television commercials. She was in the opening show “Jiggy Jump” with Judy & David and is excited to have recently booked a lead role on a new CBC Kids show.

Ajanae enjoys performing in front of large crowds, especially when she dances in front of 20 thousand fans at Toronto Raptors home games at the Air Canada Centre. She has been a member of the Toronto Raptors Lil Ballas Dance Team for the past 3 years. Ajanae has danced and walked the Runway at the “Toronto Women’s Fashion Week” in the Hendrixroe Show in 2017.

She has won numerous 1st place and overall awards for her competitive solo’s and many special awards including the Superstar, total package, swag, heart & soul and Broadway Baby awards. Ajanae won Miss Mini Onstage Regional Champion where she earned a two week scholarship to a summer intensive in Los Angeles.

When Ajanae isn’t busy dancing, acting and performing she enjoys arts & crafts, basketball, soccer and wrestling. She is a grade 6 student who studies in the French Immersion program and enjoys reading. When Ajanae grows, up she aspires to become an Anesthesiologist, a positive entertainer and a great dancer.