Kelii began her career at 17; touring as a commercial dancer, singer and actor. Her dancing credits include principal roles in musical theatre productions Bye Bye Birdie, the musical Get Happy, and Australian & international productions of Saturday Night Fever.
Her personal career highlights include working with Baz Luhrmann in the role of Pearly Queen in the movie Moulin Rouge as well as the official opening of Fox Studios, and appearing in the chorus of Dein Perry’s Bootmen movie. She’s also performed with international artists including Kylie Minogue, Human Nature, Vanessa Amorosi, KD Lang, Green Day, Christine Anu, John Paul Young, Marcia and Deni Hines. Kelii has also performed in awards programs such as The Logies, The Arias and People’s Choice Awards.
An actor as well as a dancer; Kelii’s television appearances include guest roles on Murder Call, Breakers and All Saints. She’s also appeared in numerous commercials including ones or Pizza Hut, Optus, the Commonwealth Bank and One. Tel.
Now more behind the scenes; Kelii works as a freelance Casting Director and choreographer. She recently worked with Jack Morton Worldwide as a Choreographer for the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.
She has been an adjudicator for over 12 years and having come from the eisteddfod world loves supporting young talent.
With a passion for fitness, Kelii’s a certified trainer. Highly qualified and experienced, she holds qualifications in Personal Training, Group Fitness, Pilates, Equipment and TRX Training. She specializes in dancers strength, conditioning and technique.
Having spent years working in Los Angeles at celebrity focused fitness companies, she launched her first studio KBOD FITNESS in Palm Beach, Gold Coast in 2017 and offers an online platform KBOD@home. Targeting adults that want to learn how to dance, and those who used to dance, KBOD Fitness is putting the fun back in fitness.