performing Kitri's Act II variation from "Don Quixote"
and a Contemporary solo choreographed by herself
Adjudicators were Mary McKendry & Li Cunxin
1998 Obtained RAD Student Teachers Certificate while training full time
At Tanya Pearson Classical Coaching Academy
Competed all RAD Examinations to Advanced including grades 6 to 8 with distinction.
While completing her full time training Kristy performed with:
Ballet Theatre of Victoria -
Principal role in "Paquita", & the Pas de trios in "Le Corsaire"
Sydney Youth Ballet -
"Prelude Solo" in Les Sylphides & Doll Solo in The Nutcracker
Melbourne Australia -
Freelance Dancer: Nashville TN
Still Point Dance Theatre -
Dance Augusta -
Dance Augusta -
Greenville Ballet -
Iowa Dance Theatre -
Vanderbilt Dance Theatre -
Ensworth School of Dance -
Ballet South Orlando Fl -
Performed at the Panoply Festival in Huntsville, Alabama,
for choreographer Thomas Shoemaker, dancing in "Caravan"
and in "Just let go" which won first place in the ballet section.
Ballet Idaho / Eugene Ballet:
Featured as Tricker the squirrel in Toni Pimbles
“ Little Tricker meets Big Double the Bear”
Pas de deux from “Le Corsaire”
"Pimpinella" in Toni Pimbles "Pulchinella" for school education shows
Danced in Melissa Nolens "Give Me Much and Many" World premiere,
"Harlequinade" in "Nutcracker"
Also danced in "Carmina Burana, Carnival of the animals,
American Spirit, Tom Sawyer and Children of the raven"
Also performed in Toni Pimbles "Silk & Steel",
"May Dances" & "Carmen"
Principal dancer for three years.
"My funny Valentine" Choreography -
"12 Foot 2 step" Choreography -
"Red Wagon" Choreography -
"Queen Anne" in The Three Musketeers Choreography -
"Wedding Pas de deux" from Don Quixote Choreography -
"Sugar Plum Fairy" & "Arabian" in The Nutcracker, choreography -
"Odette" in Swan Lake Act 2, choreography -
"Blue Fairy" in Pinocchio, choreography -
"Arensky Pas de deux" choreography -
"Mina Murray" in Dracula, choreography -
Charleston Ballet Theatre
Female Principal in "Wings" and "Captured Angel"
"Mirlitons pas de deux" and "Snow Pas de deux" in The Nutcracker
Also performed in Cinderella, Dracula, Rite of Spring, Seven Deadly Sins
Carmina Burana & Balanchine’s Serenade
Artisan Dance Theatre Company:
"Grand Pas de Deux" from Raymonda
Previous Professional Experience:
Freelance Dancer -
Ballet Idaho / Eugene Ballet -
Augusta Ballet 2003 -
Artistic Director Emeritus Ron Colton Resident Choreographer -
Charleston Ballet Theatre 2000 -
Resident Choreographer Jill Bahr
Artisan Dance Theatre (Summer 2000) Helena MT
Kristy Tancred ARAD