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Mary Jane Lance

COMPANY ARTIST | Shreveport, LA

JOINED CBC: 2015

TRAINING: Joffrey Ballet School trainee program / performing company, NYC.

When I'm not working I enjoy... Cooking for family and friends, discovering new coffee shops, and furniture/design shops.

I love San Diego because... Of the wonderful weather, people and restaurants!

What ballet or role would you like to dance (and why), but haven't yet? One of Nacho Duato's ballets.

If I weren't a dancer, I'd be: An interior designer or TV host.

What is your favorite costume and why? The new Merliton costumes for The Nutcracker.

What can always make you laugh? Fellow company dancer, Zachary Guthier.

Describe your perfect day: Spending quality time with my hardworking hubby!

What has been your most memorable moment as a dancer? Performing Septime Webre's Juanita & Alicia in Noche Latina.

What is the hardest part about being a dancer? The physical and mental demands of the profession, but rewards are worth it!