Christina, 17, began her dance training at the Scripps Performing Arts Academy at the age of five. This is Christina’s third season in the Senior Company and fourth season with the company. She has attended the Intermediate and Pre-Professional Intensive programs at The Scripps Performing Arts Academy for the past five years, working with Deborah Kenner (Pacific Northwest Ballet), Jerry Kokich (Joffrey Ballet), Gary Sevani, Amanda Kofsky (PACT Ballet Company), Beverly Bagg (Alberta Ballet), Peggy Dolkas (Ballet West), Robyn Segel Shifren (Royal Ballet) and more. Christina has attended summer programs with Ballet Austin and at the Academy and this year was accepted to summer programs with Oregon Ballet Theatre, Texas Ballet Theatre, The Rock School and American Academy of Ballet. Christina has danced the role of Carlotta Grisi in Grand Pas de Quatre and will dance Lead Arabian in The Nutcracker this season.

Christina dance