Cristina Gallio

1972, IT


Cristina comes from Padua.
From August 1990 until July 1993 Cristina studies at the Schweizerische Ballettberufsschule SBBS in Zurich, Switzerland.
For the school year 1991-1992 the Pierino Ambrosoli Foundation grants her a scholarship.
With a scholarship from the Pierino Ambrosoli Foundation, she becomes an apprentice with the Ballet National de Marseille Roland Petit from August 1993 until July 1994.
From September 1994 until December 1994 Cristina works as a professional dancer at the Opera of Nice.

From September 1995 until March 1997 Cristina studies at the Università di Padova, Facoltà di Scienze dell’Educazione.
Then Cristina decides to go to New York City to study Pilates.
1998 she receives the Pilates Instructor Certification - The Pilates Studio®.
In NYC she lives for 14 years and teaches Pilates. Dancing remains as a hobby. Cristina lives in Hong Kong with her husband Ed and her five-year-old son. They are expecting a second child in February 2014.