One teen with Down syndrome has gone viral after she showed confidence during prom pictures by posing up a storm to onlooking parents.
Livi Dorsey, 18, from Taute Haute, Indiana, was attending Terre Haute North Vigo High School prom with her date Jawon Kimmons, 18, in April when she decided to serve some looks to the camera.
In a video shared on Facebook, Livi demonstrated showstopping and fierce poses to the camera while parents cheered her on.
Living for it: Livi Dorsey, 18, from Taute Haute, Indiana, was attending high school prom
Natural poser: The teen decided to show off to the cameras when posing with her date, Jawon Kimmons
‘This girl is tooooo much,’ Moss Bloc, who shared the video, wrote. ‘She get all dat “Diva” from her Grandma.’
One man is heard throughout the video encouraging Livi to change poses and show everyone just how much she can perform for the cameras while showing off her stunning prom dress.
‘Oh, you better work it,’ someone shouts to Livi as she offers new poses for the crowd.
During the viral video, her date is posed inside the white limousine with his arms across his chest. He was clearly letting Livi be the star of the show when posing for the prom pictures.
‘It touched people because it was an innocent moment,’ Livi’s dad, Cliff Dorsey, told Good Morning America.
‘Her personality is really like that. She loves Beyonce — she blasts her music in her room. I wouldn’t trade her for anything in the world.’
People loved the personality of the teenager, who is a junior at South Vegal High School, and the video has since been viewed two million times on Facebook.
Work it! In a video, it shows Livi demonstrating showstopping moves next to her date, as they pose in front of their white limousine for the evening
Time of her life: A video showing the pictures went viral as people enjoyed watching the teen dancing and posing for cameras
Shining star: ‘Her personality is really like that,’ Livi’s dad, Cliff Dorsey, said. ‘She loves Beyonce — she blasts her music in her room’
Shine on! Commenters loved the spirit shown by Livi during the picture session. They praised the teen for her confidence during the viral video
‘Omg her energy was everything she look so pretty,’ one commenter praised after viewing the video.
Another person wrote: ‘Do it girl show em what you working with.’
People also praised Jawon for letting his date do her thing during the entire photo session.
‘Her date was everything as well allowing Her to shine,’ someone wrote.
Commenters not only commended Livi for her fun poses, but they also praised the young girl for how stunning she looked ahead of the prom.
Livi’s blue dress featured a fitted bodice that was decorated with jeweled accents. The skirt of the gown then flowed out in ruffles, making it fun for her to move it around with her hand.
For Livi’s hair, she wore a it half-up with curled pieces falling down her back.
The two teens are planning to attend the prom together next year after having fun at the dance this year.