Christina Schanta

Director of The Woodlands Dance Company

Miss Christina is originally from Baton Rouge, LA but received the majority of her dance training in Phoenix, AZ. She trained primarily at the School of Ballet Arizona but also attended summer programs at Boston Ballet, Milwaukee Ballet, and the Bolshoi Academy in Vail, Colorado. After spending three years as a company member of Ballet Arizona, Christina became a member of Ad Deum Dance Company in 2000, touring both nationally and internationally as a principal dancer. Christina has been teaching at Boni's since 2001 and choreographing for Boni's En Toure since 2004. Christina enjoys directing the annual Woodlands Dance Company Nutcracker.  Christina is the proud mother of daughters Sera and Julia.