Kristina is principal dancer at Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet Theatre. After graduating National M.K. Ciurlionis School of Arts in Vilnius she went to Germany to continue her studies at Ballett-Akademie Heinz Bosl-Stiftung in Munich. In 2009 she became a member of Hong Kong ballet company.
Kristina came back to Vilnius in 2010 and started working as a soloist in Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet theatre. After 4 years she got promoted to the principal dancer and won a “dancer of the year” title the following year.
By now Kristina has created such roles as Aurora from “Sleeping Beauty”, Klara from “Coppelia”, Mari from “Nutcracker” and Gerda from “Snow Queen” to name just a few.
For the 5th TEDxVilnius she’s preparing a special surprise performance that we all are going to remember for a long time for sure.