Christina was born in 1986 in Cyprus. From the age of 7 she showed her love for dance,so her family encouraged her to start dancing. She began with the folk and traditional dances of Cyprus and Greece.
She has graduated from the Mathematics Department of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. Ever since she has been professionally involved with the dancing arts.
In 2008 she has obtained the IDTA on Latin Ballroom Dances and has also took professional classes on Tango,Oriental and Hip Hop-Reggaeton. The next year she began incorporating Salsa in her dancing repertoire. Starting from the Cuban and the Afro Style and gradually working on LA and New York style. Making Salsa and Belly Dance two of her main point of interest focusing on them more and more over the years. She has also been involved in numerous salsa and oriental (belly dancing) festivals domestic and international. By
both performing at the festivals and teaching in seminars. She has also been a ZIN member of the Zumba community since 2011.
In 2011, burlesque was an addition to her dancing horizons by starting appearances and incorporating it in her other repertoires. At this moment
she is building her own show group and starting teaching classes.
In 2013 she has obtained intermediate degree of the ISTD modern theater and carried on to obtain the advanced diploma on 2014.
She was the Fix In Art dancing principal, being in charge various dancing departments and projects, with her own belly dance team, Salsa ladies â€œLas Tentadorasâ€ and couple team. Promoting her own dancing Salsa style by infusing burlesque, modern theater and afro elements. From 2013 to 2014.
She was a resident performer in the biggest latin club of Thessaloniki, La Rosa Negra.
She is the owner of Danceway dance studio in Ptolemaida Greece from the start of 2016.
Christina Chrisanthou’s Workshop …
Thursday 02/11/2017: 15:00 – 17:00 ~ Oriental Tango (Hall B)