Why I Dance
Apart from it being all I know, dancing, to me, is a form of meditation where I can block out all my worries from the outside world and focus only on my body, my breathing, and the music.
My Secret Talent
I can speak 4 languages … Totally not a secret, but oh well.
Who I Admire
Get to Know Desiree RondeauDesiree Rondeau is a native of Canada with a vast career spanning multiple countries. Prior to joining NMBC, Desiree was a member of Verb Ballets in Cleveland, OH from 2019 to 2020. In addition, she has worked as a freelance artist with representation credits including Lunatix Dance Productions and More Human Agency, based out of Berlin, Germany. She was also fortunate enough to train and perform in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Her previous work and study experience include being the only foreign Corps de Ballet member in Ballet Nacional de Cuba for two seasons; Miami City Ballet School; American Ballet Theatre; and The Alvin Ailey School. In addition to dancing with the New Mexico Ballet Company, Desiree also teaches many movement and technique classes for the company's school and was recently appointed as their social media coordinator.
The Nutcracker Ballet