Watch: Jimmy Kimmel’s Daughter Refuses To Dance In A Ballet Recital

Every Parent Understands

Is there anything more adorable than your kids dance recital? They practice for weeks, are guaranteed to have an adorable outfit and dance their little hearts out.


Any parent knows there is always the risk that your child could refuse to dance. Or, come out on stage and burst in to tears. There are a lot of variables.

Well, Jimmy Kimmel lived the experience. Kimmel’s 2 and a half year old daughter Jane was in a recital over the weekend, and before the recital had even started Jane refused to dance. No matter what her parents said or did, little Jane was determined to not take part.

Have your kids ever refused to perform at a show or recital? Share your funniest story with us!