Established, Professional, Cutting Edge
Dancer's Turnout Academy

Olimpia Frederick

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Shelby Walls

Ms. Shelby has been dancing since the age of 5. She has been trained in ballet, jazz, and tumbling and has competed almost her whole dance career.  Shelby trained in Bakersfield, CA for years and then trained with Dancers Edge in Visalia, CA. Shelby brings a fresh young edge in her teaching and is now a part of DTA's teaching and competition staff.

Taryn Garnett

Ms. Taryn has been dancing since age 3. Originally from Fresno, CA, she has trained in tap, jazz, ballet, pointe and hip hop. She danced competitively for 6 years, then went on to Pep and Cheer at Bullard High School in Fresno. After high school, Ms. Taryn danced for and coached the Bakersfield Blitz Arena Football Dancers and the Bakersfield Jam Basketball Dancers for 5 years.  She now lives in Bakersfield where she teaches elementary school and combines her love for teaching, working with kids, and dance at Dancer's Turnout as an instructor and choreographer.

Kyli Delis

Owner; Director

Mrs. Kyli has been dancing and in the arts for over 15 years. She has been dancing and competing since she was 12. She has choreographed many award winning competition numbers and helped train dancers that have taken their carrers to a professional level. After receiving her BA Degree from California State Bakersfield in Education, she moved on to San Diego where she became an NFL cheerleader for the San Diego Chargers. She also taught at different dance studios in San Diego, CA and was active in the community with the San Diego Charger Girls. Kyli has always loved the dance arts and wanted to help inspire young dancers the love for dance and the arts out of her own dance studio, Dancers Turnout Academy of Dance.

Our Staff

Brea Steele

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Noah Salinas

Noah Salinas has been dancing for over 10 years and teaching for 5 years. She specializes in Contemporary, Lyrical, Jazz, Ballet,Stretch and Zumba. She has choreographed routines for dance competitions and businesses alike. She will be graduating from Cal State University Bakersfield this fall where she will obtain her B.S and minor in Communications.

Suze DeArmond

Ms. Suze was trained in classical ballet at the Bakersfield Ballet Theatre by Martha Knight.  With over 20 years of ballet experience, Ms. Suze specializes in technique and traditional ballet performance art.  Suze learned swing dancing in Los Angeles, and has competed in National and International  Lindy Hop competitions.  She graduated from CSUB with a B.S. degree in Mathematics and Statistics, and currently teaches High School Math at Independence High School.  Ms. Suze is also a certified Zumba Fitness Instructor, and holds regular classes for adults at Dancer's Turnout.

Claire Melanson

Ms Claire has been dancing and competing since she was a little girl. She has trained in ballet, jazz, and tap. She is a beautiful dancer and wants to help share her love for dance and outstanding technique by teaching at DTA.

Stefanie Cotton

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Front Desk Staff:


Tara Steele

Suze DeArmond

​Angel Huizar

Tara Steele

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