Sep 12, 2013
We have only two more new dancers to introduce to everyone! This next new dancer joins the “MCB Family” and also an immediate family member — his uncle, principal dancer Reyneris Reyes. We are pleased to introduce you to corps de ballet dancer Nieser Zambrana!
MCB: Where are you from?
Nieser: Pinar del Rio, Cuba.
MCB: At which dance schools did you train before coming to MCB?
Nieser: Raul Sanchez Arts School, with Alejo Carpentier and The National School of the Arts in Havana.
MCB: What companies did you dance with before coming to MCB?
MCB: Describe your perfect day.
Nieser: My birthday.
MCB: Proudest moment?
Nieser: The day I was coached by the greatest ballet master, Mikhail Baryshnikov.
MCB: Wildest dream?
Nieser: To live in the desert.
Nieser: To see my uncle’s performances.
MCB: Name one thing you couldn’t live without.
Nieser: My mom.
MCB: Most unforgettable onstage moment?
Nieser: My first ballet competition when I was 13 years old.
MCB: Dream role?
MCB: Why Miami City Ballet?
Nieser: Because it’s a big company, great dancers, and I love the city.
See Nieser onstage during Program I: First Ventures!