Karis Cho, 13, is a student at the Harrington Park School in Bergen County and studies dance at Studio L in Waldwick New Jersey. Karis started dancing at the age of 4 and competitive dancing at the age of 6. Karis as won awards in numerous competitions over the years on the biggest stages in competitive youth dance, including the 2018 title winner, Junior Miss Starpower, at the Starpower National Dance Championships, at the Mohegan Sun in Connecticut, first place overall at the 2019 Showbiz Dance Competition in New Jersey, first place overall and title winner at the 2015 and 2017 Starpower Talent Competition in New York, Petite Miss Showbiz at the 2017 Showbiz Dance Competition in New Jersey, first place overall at the 2015 Hall of Fame Dance Competition in New Jersey, and 1st place overall at the 2014 Believe Talent Competition in New Jersey. Karis has won multiple awards and prizes in other competitions across the Northeast including among others, Jump Dance Convention, Nuvo Dance Convention, and Starbound Talent Competition. Karis has also danced on many other stages including the Palace Theater in New York, and at the ESPN Zone in Disneyworld, Florida. Karis enjoys modeling and has appeared on FOX and WPIX as a model for Macy’s as well as a runway model at the International Toy Fair in New York for Ty Fashion.