Hello! My name is Odessa and I'm currently a dance major at The Boston Conservatory. I've been dancing since the age of three and am currently pursuing a BFA in contemporary dance performance. After graduation my aspirations include dancing professionally in a ballet company as well as exploring teaching and choreographing within my community and beyond. Hopefully one day I'll have a school of my own. Along with my BFA, my time at boo will be spent earning a teaching certification from the ro... [more]
My dance training started entirely with ballet and has been the core of my life ever since. Growing up I competed and won high score awards in ballet and multiple competitions. Junior year of high school I was cast as the Snow Queen in a local studio's production of the nutcracker. A year later, I danced the role of "Dream Clara," getting to fulfill what is traditionally dewdrop and the sugarplum variation in one show. During my time there I also student taught ballet, modern, and junior company classes for about four years. I was accepted to the Boston Conservatory with a self choreographed solo on scholarship. I'm currently studying here and just passed my promotional juries with great scores!