Witney Capri Carson McAllister is an American professional Latin ballroom dancer and choreographer. She first gained attention in 2012, when the 18-year-old finished ladies' second runner-up in season nine of So You Think You Can Dance. Carson continued her professional dancing career in early 2013 as a troupe dancer in seasons 16 and 17 of Dancing with the Stars. She was promoted to professional partner in season 18. In season 19, she and her partner Alfonso Ribeiro were announced the winners on November 25, 2014, making her one of six professional dancers to win the mirror ball trophy within their first two seasons. For that season, she received a nomination for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Choreography. Throughout her dance career, Carson has worked with dancers and choreographers such as Mia Michaels, Nappytabs, Travis Wall, Sonya Tayeh, Tyce Diorio, Mark Ballas, Derek Hough, and Stacey Tookey.
|Born:||Witney Capri Carson, October 17, 1993, American Fork, Utah, U.S.|
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About Witney Carson
American dancer and actress who has specialized in ballroom dancing and appeared in TV dance series as well as 2013's production of East Side Story. She competed on the show So You Think You Can Dance when she was 18 years old and placed among the top 3 female competitors. She went on to become a pro dancer on Dancing with the Stars.
Growing up she trained in jazz, ballet, hip-hop and ballroom dancing and traveled the world, competing in numerous events.
She and former Fresh Prince of Bel-Air star Alfonso Ribeiro won the 19th season of Dancing with the Stars.
She was raised with family in American Fork, Utah. She got married to Carson McAllister in 2016.
In 2014, she was paired with singer/songwriter Cody Simpson on DWTS.