Christina Spigner

Corps de Ballet

Hometown:  Paradise Valley, Arizona

Christina Spigner is from Scottsdale, Ariz. She has trained at School of Ballet Arizona, Master Ballet
Academy and graduated from Miami City Ballet School, where she was a full-scholarship student for two years. She attended summer intensives at Pacific Northwest Ballet, Ballet Maestro in New York City, and two seasons at the Interlochen Arts Camp. She has been nominated for the National Princess Grace Award and is the winner of three national contemporary competitions including New York City Dance Alliance and West Coast Dance Explosion. She has performed original works at Radio City Music Hall as a touring national title holder. She joined Miami City Ballet as a company apprentice in 2012 and was promoted to corps de ballet member shortly thereafter.

In 2016, Spigner had the privilege of being featured in the Black Iris Project’s debut performances in New York City. BIP is a unique ballet collaborative which creates new and relevant classical ballet works celebrating diversity and Black history.

Roles since joining MCB 

George Balanchine
A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Divertissement)
Apollo (2 Sisters)
Ballet Imperial
Bourrée Fantasque
Concerto Barocco
George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker™
Jewels (Rubies and Diamonds)
La Source
La Valse
Raymonda Variations
Serenade (Russian Girls)
Swan Lake
Symphonic Dances
Symphony in Three Movements
The Four Temperaments (Sanguinic Principal)
Theme and Variations

John Cranko
Romeo and Juliet

Jerome Robbins
West Side Story Suite (Rosalia)

Justin Peck

Liam Scarlett

Paul Taylor
Company B (Rum and Coca Cola)

Twyla Tharp
Sweet Fields
Brahms/Handel (Demi-Soloist)

Brian Brooks
One Line Drawn

Classical Repertoire
Don Quixote
, Marius Petipa and Alexander Gorsky
Giselle (Friends), Jean Coralli and Jules Perrot