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About Me


At age 4: Paisley began attending theatre arts camp under the direction of Dr. Tommie Tonea Stewart, who later became one of her professional mentor.


At age nine: Casted as a munchkin in Alabama State University Theatre Production, "The Wiz."


Age 12: Casted as a secondary on the hit Lifetime show, "Any Day Now."


Age 18: Served two consecutive years as a head choreographer.


Age 20: Chosen Student/Faculty liaison of the Alabama State University's Eclectic Dance Company as the youngest co-founder.


2007-2008; Stingette dancer with the Alabama State Marching Hornets


Received four awards for her work at the university ranging for Most Outstanding Freshman to the Bertra Martin award, the university's highest award given for overall performance and academia in the College of Arts and Sciences.


Bachelor of Arts in Theatre in May 2009

Masters in Education in June 2022


Training Includes:

The Groundlings Theatre and School

Aaron Speisner Acing School

Alabama Dance Theatre

BTW Magnet Dance Department

Debbie Allen Dance Academy

Chicago Ballet

Deeply Rooted

Alvin Ailey

Atlanta Ballet

Dance 411

Millennium Dance Duplex Los Angeles,

Debbie Reynolds Dance Studio

Edge Performing Arts Center

Tours included:

June 2009; five-city European tour

November 2009; four-city tour in Japan

February 2010, 17-country, six-month contract with Princess Cruiselines


Movie Credits:

The Last Straw

TNT’s Honeydripper with Danny Glover

Disney’s Rosa Parks Story with Angela Bassett 

Burt Wonderstone with Jim Carey and Steve Carell.


Stage/ APP credits:

MTV VMAS Brooklyn 13 (televised)

NAACP Theatre Awards

Steezy App

Music videos:

Toni Braxton's Long As I Live

Beyoncé’s "Run the World"

Robin Thicke's "Give it 2U"



Netflix Original: Flaked (Choreographer)

Harry’s Law,

Franklin and Bash


Last Man Standing


2015 BTW/CPAC Alumni Award Recipient

2016 B.T.W. Magnet Commencement Speaker

2017 Group Fitness Certification

2018 Launched Phabphit Dance Fitness and Wellness Program

2019 Implemented Pre-Professional Curriculum to Southern California Schools

2020 Restructured Online Instruction/ Began Grad School/Acquired School Districts

2021 Added services for children with Autism and Adults with Dementia

2022 Integrated Energy Certification/Completed Masters in Education degree

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