I had the chance recently to ask Anda Erdenbeileg some questions about her journey as a ballerina. Anda is an amazing dancer, she graces the stage with poise and elegance, her passion and dedication to ballet is phenomenal, below are her responses.
Q1: When did you start ballet?
I started ballet when I was 5 years old
Q2: Where do you currently dance?
Classical Ballet Academy in Colorado
Q3: How long have you been en pointe for?
Q4: What pointe shoes do you currently wear?
Gaynors and Grishko
Q5: How did you first get involved in ballet?
Well my parents put me in a lot of classes like swimming, drawing, ice skating, golf and dance and I just liked it the most
Q6: What is your favourite variation?
Q7: What company would you love to work for?
Probably San Francisco Ballet or Royal Ballet
Q8: Do you have a favourite memory/moment in ballet?
Yes when I performed peasant pas in Giselle
Q9: Who are your ballet roles models? Dancers that inspire you.
Natalia Osipova, Misa Kuranaga, Svetlana Zakharova
Q10: Best advice you’ve ever received from a teacher?
Be as objective as possible about your strengths and weaknesses.
Q11: Classical or romantic tutu?
Q12: What do you like to do when you aren’t dancing (your free time)?
I like to do something outdoors like hiking or riding my bike