Joplin boy named National Mini Male Dancer of the Year by Hollywood Dance Jamz

Tristan Hallett is tapping his way to stardom by being named the National Mini Male Dancer of the Year by Hollywood Dance Jamz at the 2022 Hollywoo...

August 18, 2022
6:44 PM

Tristan Hallett is tapping his way to stardom by being named the National Mini Male Dancer of the Year by Hollywood Dance Jamz at the 2022 Hollywood Invitational in Florida earlier this summer.The 7-year-old dancing machine from Joplin, decked out in a bedazzled gray suit and a red tie, wowed judges with his 'Bad, Bad Leroy Brown' tap routine during the Hollywood Dance Jamz Dancer of the Year Competition, where he went head-to-head with other dancers in the mini division, for children ages 5-7, for the national title.

Kimberly Barker