MILAN - Alyssa Calmes, 10, of Milan, recently auditioned and was selected for the 2007-08 O'Connell Hot Shots Performing Dance Team of Toledo.
O'Connell's Dance Studio former students include Katie Holmes, Allison Stoner, and family friend Jessica Elliott who now dances for the Los Angeles Lakers. Selected for the Junior Level Performing group, Alyssa will dance with a team of girls in the 10 to 13 age group for jazz, tap, ballet and hip-hop disciplines.
Alyssa is the daughter of Dan and Shally Calmes of Milan and attends Milan Elementary School. She previously danced four years on the competition team for The Dance Connection in Huron and one year at the Moving Company.