Cristina Munro (Owner and Director of the Munro Ballet Studios)
Born in England, Cristina Stirling Munro trained in London with some of Europe's finest teachers in Cecchetti and Royal Academy methods of dance. She danced with Sadler's Wells Opera, National Ballet of Holland, London Festival Ballet, and was a founding member of Eliot Feld's American Ballet Company in New York. She also served as co-director of the Louisville Ballet and was the Ballet Mistress for the Houston Ballet. Ms. Munro has been a guest teacher all over the U.S., and has won an Emmy Award for producing a television special on Ballet. She has been the sole Artistic Director for the Corpus Christi Ballet since 1985, and is the Director and Owner of the Munro Ballet Studios.
Alexandra Trevino (Associate Director and Teacher for the Munro Ballet Studios)
Alexandra Trevino received her dance training from the Houston Ballet, Munro Ballet Studios, and the Joffrey Ballet. Alexandra graduated from Carroll High School in 1994, and was invited to dance professionally with the Louisville Ballet. There, she performed in many of the classical ballets for three years. She returned to Corpus Christi in 1997 and joined the faculty of the Munro Ballet Studios. She also taught Dance in the Public School System at Chula Vista Fine Arts Academy for a year. As a member of the Corpus Christi Ballet for eight years, she performed many of the Principal roles with the company. Alexandra has also been invited to perform in Dallas, Abilene, And Florida as a Guest Artist. She has been a Guest teacher, given a seminar on becoming a professional Ballet Dancer, and has choreographed for the Southwestern Regional Festival. She teaches at the Munro Ballet Studios, is the Associate Director for the Corpus Christi Ballet, and is happily married with a beautiful 8 year old girl and handsome 4 year old boy.
SHAY RAYMOND (Office Manager)
Teachers for the Munro Ballet Studios
Cristina Stirling Munro James Vargas
Alexandra Trevino Mia Carvalho
Krystal Obenhaus Julie Green
Catherine King Jessica Urquizo
Emilee Ayers Andie Purdy
Vanessa Morgan Hadley Jalbert
Heidi Howard Emily Dismukes
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