Kalina is excited to return to teaching at Reverence Academy of Dance. Having trained under the Royal Academy of Dance program, Kalina has achieved her Advanced 1 Certificate as well as Grade 8 Award making her well-qualified to lead students in the program. She danced with the Moscow State Ballet in their production of the Nutcracker in Memphis, TN.
She does not limit her performing abilities to dance alone, however, having appeared in multiple community theatre productions such as The King and I as well as Pirates of Penzance. She enjoys teaching ballet, tap, jazz, and lyrical. Kalina is a Production Number Specialist co choreographing “Just Dance” “Hip to be Square” and “Russian Tribute”
Outside the studio, Kalina is a Registered Nurse at the Avista Hospital Birth Center. She enjoys practicing yoga, gardening, hiking and biking. She is married to her high school sweetheart Josh, who is great technical help at the recitals. Thy have an adorably sweet daughter Cora, who has appeared in her 1st “Searching for Christmas” in 2016, and in this year’s Production Number 2017.