Cisneros Lucia


Classical Ballet / Dancer

Lucia Cisneros began studying dance in Quito, Ecuador at the age of nine. In 1995, she graduated from the National Institute of Dance with honors. Lucia has worked with the two largest dance companies in Ecuador – the Ballet Ecuatoriano de Camara and the Compa—ia Nacional de Danza del Ecuador (CND) – where she was also a rehearsal assistant until 2008. Lucia is the 1998 UNESCO Artist Scholarship recipient, which provided for her training at the Arts Institute of La Habana, Cuba. In 2001 and 2002, she won the \"Best Female Dancer\" award and the \"Alas de la Danza Festival\" in Quito. Lucia has performed throughout Ecuador and internationally in Mexico, Colombia, the United States, the Dominican Republic, Portugal and Spain. Since relocating to the DC area in 2009, she has perfromed with Deborah Riley Dance Projects and the recently created Alight Dance Theater in its opening season at the Kennedy Center.

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