Corps de Ballet
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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Escola de Danças Maria Olenewa
The Harid Conservatory
San Francisco Ballet School
San Francisco Ballet School Trainee Program, 2005–2006
San Francisco Ballet
Named an apprentice in 2006
Joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet in 2007
Left in 2010; returned as a member of the corps de ballet in 2016
Royal Ballet of Flanders
Hong Kong Ballet
Don Quixote (Mercedes, Seguidilla, Gitana, Driads, and Fandango)
Haffner Symphony (Soloist)
Nutcracker (Mrs. Stahlbaum, Party Guests, Snowflakes, Spanish, Arabian, French, and Flowers)
On a Theme of Paganini
Romeo & Juliet (Rosaline’s Friend and Ballroom Ladies)
The Sleeping Beauty (Lilac Fairy, Fairy of Courage, Fairy of Darkness/Carabosse, Garland Dance, Ladies of the Court, and Nymphs)
Swan Lake (Aristocrats, Peasants, Swan Maidens, Swans, Czardas Princess, and Act 3/4 corps)
Divertimento No. 15 (Allegro – Corps)
The Four Temperaments (Phlegmatic corps)
Scotch Symphony (Corps)
Stravinsky Violin Concerto
Symphony in C (1st and 3rd movements)
Theme and Variations
Ibsen’s House (Mrs. Alving in “Ghosts”)
Blake Works I
The Ruins Proclaim the Building Was Beautiful
Etudes (excerpt) (Ladies in Black)
Mrs. Robinson (Mrs. Braddock)
The Little Mermaid (Mermaid’s Sisters and Nuns)
In the Countenance of Kings
Symphony #9 and Piano Concerto #1 in Shostakovich Trilogy
LET’S BEGIN AT THE END (originated corps couple’s role)
The Cage (Queen)
Fancy Free (Last Girl)
Opus 19/The Dreamer
West Side Story Suite (Maria)
Frankenstein (Caroline Beaufort, Madame Moritz, and ensemble)
Jardin aux Lilas
Carousel (A Dance)
Cinderella (Cinderella’s Mother, Stepmother Hortensia, Summer corps, and Courtiers)
Cinderella (Summer Fairy)
Lost by Last (Women’s duet)
Shape of Glow (2nd pas de deux)
Impressing the Czar (Act I pas de deux)
in the middle, somewhat elevated
New Sleep (Soloist)
The Sleeping Beauty (Diamond Fairy)
The Merry Widow
The Nutcracker (Russian Doll)
- Danced Dekkers’ Do Be: Double Happiness and the Act III pas de deux from Saint-Leon’s Coppélia with Diablo Ballet in Walnut Creek, California, 2016.
- Danced Pickett’s Oasis and Caniparoli’s Tutto Eccetto il Lavandino with Smuin Ballet in San Francisco, California, 2016.
- Danced The Nutcracker with Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montréal, November and December 2015.
- Danced Delwaide’s Serenade pour Cordes et Corps with Diablo Ballet in Walnut Creek, California, 2015.
What are the first three things that you do every morning?
Go to my daughter’s room, hug her as my husband hands me coffee.
What's your perfect day?
The days I get to experience and give back kindness in some way.
I love San Francisco because...
It’s a big, open-minded, free-spirited city surrounded by stunning nature. It's where I feel at home.
What inspired you to keep dancing during the COVID-19 lockdown?
My colleagues. Also, getting back to my own body after a rough postpartum journey.
What are some of your favorite roles or ballets you've danced while at SF Ballet?
Lilac fairy, the queen in the cage, stepmom in Cinderella, Carabosse, and Mercedes in Don Quixote.