Daniella Krizan earned her dance teaching credentials the old-fashioned way—by training extensively in the art form. She studied for nine years in Belgrade, focusing especially on Russian techniques, before going on tour and performing throughout Europe. Today, Daniella has returned stateside to share that expertise at European Dance Academy. She introduces classical and modern ballet techniques to students ages three and up, helping youngsters begin their artistic schooling and adults refine their swan impressions.
During a trio of deftly danced works, Miami City Ballet's Program I captures the playful exuberance of Jerome Robbins' Fanfare, the provocative sensuality of George Balanchine's Bugaku, and the high-leaping grandeur of Theme and Variations—Balanchine's opulent ode to tippy-toes set in a dazzling 19th-century ballroom. Choose from the following options: