Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary
Kristina Roper has recently returned to her hometown of Vancouver after spending the last few years as a soloist and company dancer with Ballet Spartanburg in South Carolina, USA. Prior to joining Ballet Spartanburg, Kristina performed with Artifact Dance Project, touring China with the Great American Dance Tour and also performed with the Arizona Theater Company.
During her time in the US, Kristina taught ballet, jazz, contemporary, modern and body conditioning at Ballet Spartanburg’s Dance Center, teaching and sharing her love of dance with children of all ages. Prior to this, she obtained her BFA in Dance from the University of Arizona, graduating summa cum laude. Kristina is also an Associate of the Royal Academy of Dance having completed all their vocational exams in ballet. Before university, Kristina trained at the Richmond Academy of Dance and attended intensives at the Royal Winnipeg Ballet, Joffrey Ballet, Washington Ballet, Boston Ballet and Alonzo King Ballet. Kristina is also a Certified Pilates Mat Instructor and Yoga Instructor. Kristina is excited to be part of the Dance Co. team.Back to Faculty