Ayanna Matilda Cornelius
Shayla in Cinderella
Ayanna Cornelius is 13 years old and attends Earl E. Williams Middle School. Miss Cornelius has a passion and love for acting, dancing and singing, and was part of the Royal Court in the 2010 Tracy Dry Bean Queen and Princess Pageant. Miss Cornelius studied acting at the Grand Theatre Center for the Arts, played roles in SMBC Easter and Christmas plays, and has sung in various school talents shows. Miss Cornelius has also studied and performed the art essentials of the culture of Hula and Tahitian dance. Ayanna Cornelius has a passion for the arts and welcomes the opportunity to bring life to the role Shayla.