I recently had the chance to ask Cristina Brown some questions about her journey as a ballerina. Cristina is an amazing dancer, she graces the stage with poise and elegance. Her passion and dedication for ballet is incredible. Below are her responses.
Q1: When did you start ballet?
When I was 3 years old
Q2: Where do you currently dance?
Suncoast Academy of Dance
Q3: How long have you been en pointe for?
Q4: What pointe shoes do you currently wear?
Q5: How did you first get involved in ballet?
Mommy & Me ballet classes
Q6: What is your favourite variation?
Aurora’s wedding variation
Q7: What company would you love to work for?
ABT or Boston Ballet
Q8: Do you have a favourite memory/moment in ballet?
The first time I did a pirouette en pointe
Q9: Who are your ballet roles models? Dancers that inspire you.
Lauren Lovette and Misty Copeland
Q10: Best advice you’ve ever received from a teacher?
Confidence is what makes a dancer stand out
Q11: Classical or romantic tutu?
Q12: What do you like to do when you aren’t dancing (your free time)?
I like to traveling, photography, and going out with friends!