Julia Raye Key wins double platinum in dance
Published 9:26 am Wednesday, May 31, 2023
Julia Raye Key, 15 year old Bainbridge High School freshman, recently completed her spring dance competition season. The award winning dancer competed as a soloist in Contemporary and Jazz categories at 5 dance competitions this school year at various locations such as Las Vegas, Biloxi and West Palm Beach. Julia Raye was consistent in winning Ist and 2nd place overall in the teen competitive division as well as scored her highest achievement of Double Platinum. Julia Raye was also recognized as Teen Competitive Miss Valdosta Title winner and received the Crystal Diamond award for her contemporary solo. In, addition she was awarded a Scholarship to a Joffrey Ballet summer intensive program. Julia Raye has been a member of Lucretia’s School of Dance for 13 years. She supplements her dance training with private lessons from world renown choreographer Scott Benson and Brittany Badia of Studio B Dance Company in Tallahassee, Fla. Julia Raye plans to continue her dance completions for the next several years. She is the daughter of Steve and Joy Key and granddaughter of Barbara Harrell and Gene and Lind Key.