DDE- Certificate in Dance Education
Kristina trained at London Studio Centre and is a professional dancer. She started dancing at the age of 3, taking ISTD Exams in Ballet, Modern, Tap, Disco, Rock’n’Roll, Jazz, Street, Latin and Ballroom. She has competed nationally and most recently gained Distinction in her Advanced 2 Modern at ACS Dance Centre. Throughout her professional training she has worked extensively with international choreographers, performing their pieces and given the role of Dance Captain.
Kristina is also a fully qualified teacher, holding her ISTD DDE in Ballet, Modern, Tap and her Associate in Disco Freestyle and Rock’n’Roll. She was asked to help out at the ISTD Junior & Senior Ballet Awards, competed herself in the Janet Cram Awards and assisted on a ISTD Training Ballet Technique course with FISTD Examiners.
Credits include: A Night Beyond Limits (Broadway Barking), FA Cup Final Opening Ceremony (Wembley Stadium), Phoenix Rising from the Ashes (Arts Depot), Woman.ish (Arts Depot), Design for Dance collaborative project with Central Saint Martins, Generation’Z (Arts Depot).
She is currently training, teaching, working and choreographing for Top London Dance Company ‘Beyond Limits Dance’ and is excited to not only be on the production team for their upcoming theatre show, but also to be choreographing a feature performance piece.
Kristina has been teaching for over 6 years now to all ages, abilities and in all styles. She has taught all over London in various schools and companies and has just finished teaching her second sold out technique and conditioning course in London. Kristina is excited to continue her teaching career at Makin’Steps Performing Arts and is proud and grateful to be working alongside the other members of staff and leading the ballet department.