Kaysey Leigh Thompson is an active choreographer and color guard instructor from Boston, MA. She currently resides in Austin, TX, and spends her days working with several local programs including McNeil High School, Claudia Taylor Johnson High School, Origins Winterguard, Westlake High School, Lake Travis High School, and Cedar Ridge High School.
Kaysey began her dance and color guard training at 5 years old, performing with a local winterguard directed by her parents. In the years since, she has performed with several WGI and DCI groups including St. Ann’s World, SCV Winterguard, The Cadets and The Crossmen. Along with color guard, Kaysey has an extensive background in stage and film. Kaysey spent 15 years touring and performing with Blast!, Shockwave, and Blast: MIX, Blast: The Music of Disney and has appeared in projects with Walt Disney Studios, NBC, and Fox Television.
Kaysey has been an instructor and choreographer for various organizations for the past 20 years, including the Madison Scouts, Michigan State University, The Blue Knights and various successful scholastic programs nationwide. Kaysey currently holds a position on the creative and instructional team for Blast: The Music of Disney, and as a proud Crossmen Alumni, is thrilled to be joining the team this season.
Kaysey is very excited to be teaching the Crossmen Color Guard for a second year!