February: I will be presenting my work-in-progress solo, Sisu at The Annex in Vancouver, BC on February 10-11 for the show, Embark. Another nutrition/wellness seminar will be presented at Q7 Studios on February 24. More info coming soon….
December/January: Research for Project Inizi continued and concluded with a studio showing on January 26, 2024! Here are a few videos of us in studio. Thank you to everyone who supported the project and to the phenomenal dancers for their contributions to this special project. During the month of January, I also presented two nutrition seminar at CentreStage Dance in Maple Ridge and Thrive Dance Studio in Langley.
Upcoming for November: Will be presenting two nutrition seminars at the Goh Ballet and continuing my research project, Inizi.
September/October: Started working on my new research project with some Vancouver and Montreal based dancers, presented dance and nutrition seminars at Lamondance, and started rehearsal with OURO Collective in preparation for our 10th season! 7y98D short film was also shown at Mignolo International Screendance Festival in NJ. On October 21st I am excited to share a day of free, community dance workshops in celebration of New Works 30th year Anniversary Season
Latest update: A work choreography by myself and Maiko Miyuachi (MUCCI) was selected to perform at The Gala Concert for the Japan International Ballet Competition!! We are also currently working on two new creations!
Coming up for AUGUST: I will be presenting my “Nutrition for Dancers Seminar” at The Happening Dance Studio’s summer school and ofuro dance intensive will be welcoming twenty international students to Vancouver!!!
July 2023: Thank you to Lago Film Festival (Italy) for having 7y98D short film as part of your programming. 7y98D was produced by OURO Collective, choreographed by RubberLegz and directed by Jeff Hamada and David Ehrenreich.
July 2023: Huge thank you to Mary Louise Albert from BC Movement Arts for giving me the space to create a new solo work through her artist residency program in beautiful Sointula on Malcolm Island.
June 2023: Taught a choreography workshop with dancers from various disciplines and ages groups at Howe Sound Secondary for the first annual, Sound Off. Thank you for having me Paula Bridget Johnson.
May 2023: Excited to be back to teaching and choreographing for Champs International Skating Centre.
May 2023: Back as rehearsal director with OURO Collective for their tour to Smithers, Guelph and Toronto!
April 2023: Had the pleasure working on Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies, choreographed by Jamal Sims and associate choreographers, Louise Hradsky and Jeff Mortensen. Check out the series on Paramount Plus.
April 2023: Just wrapped up two shoots, one music video and one short film with collaborator, Maiko Miyauchi, also know as MUCCI! Stay tuned for more details.
March 2023: Cristina is acting as rehearsal director for the upcoming OURO Collective tour to Northern Vancouver Island from March 4-12, 2023. Get you tickets here!
March 2023: Jayda G’s new music video “Circle Back Around” has just been released! Cristina has the pleasure of working as choreography on this production!
Photo Credit: Jourdan Tymkow.