Christina Renée Simons

Academy Trainee

Christina Renée Simons began dancing at the age of five when she took her first ballet and tap class. After moving from Georgia to Texas, she became serious in her pursuit of ballet while studying with Gayle Corkery. She continued her training in California at Los Angeles Ballet Academy, participating in their spring 2017 25th Gala. This is Christina’s fourth year to have the joy of training with all of the amazing teachers at IPB Academy. While at IPBA, Christina has danced in the spring recitals A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Swan Lake, participated in several Summer Intensives, and this is her fourth year to dance in The Nutcracker. She competed in her first Youth America Grand Prix last year and is looking forward to competing again in 2021.This past summer, Christina participated in American Ballet Theatre’s Summer Intensive. Christina is excited to be a part of IPBA’s Morning Conservatory Program and honored to be chosen as a Trainee with IPBA.