A Texas native, Kelly Kristen Farris began her training at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Houston. After graduating as a dance major for the High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, she continued her training at Houston Ballet’s Ben Stevenson Academy. Ms. Farris has enjoyed performing in Peter Zweifel’s Love Always Remains, "Generosity Fairy" in The Sleeping Beauty, “Summer Fairy” in Cinderella, as well as featured roles in Ben Stevenson’s Bartok and Dracula. Her favorite and most memorable role was dancing the "Mad Woman" in the opening night performance of Ben Stevenson's Peer Gynt. When not dancing Kelly enjoys cooking, fishing with her husband and volunteering for a local animal shelter.