Cayden Sadler is a 13-year-old dancer from Edmond, Oklahoma. She dances at Kim Massay Dance Productions.

“I believe that just watching dancers can make you feel happier.”

How does dance have a positive impact on your life?

“Dance allows me to express my emotions and increases my awareness of myself. I have formed many strong friendships from dance as well. Dance is a great form of exercise, and it has given me greater self-esteem and confidence.”

How do you want to use dance to make a positive influence on your community?

“I believe that just watching dancers can make you feel happier. That being said, performing for community events and connecting to those that may not be able to dance can lead to positive changes that are beneficial to the community.