Rhode Island Dance
Who's Who
Posted 19 June, 2007
Cassandra Petronio
Student,Performer,Teacher & Choreographer
Ballet, Pointe, Modern, Jazz, Tap, & Yoga.

Cassandra began her dance training at an early age in local Rhode Island studios where she studied various dance styles before joining the Rhode Island College Dance Company in 2005.

While studying at RIC she has been under the direction of artists including Dante Delgiudice, Melody Ruffin Ward, Angelica Vessella, and Eva Marie Pacheco.

While a member of the RIC dance company she has had the opportunity to perfrom works created by Arthur Aviles of TypicalTheater, Chris Elam, of Misnomer Dance Theater, and Drika Overton of MAD Theatricals.

In Summer 2007 Cassandra attended Tisch School of the Arts in New York City where she had the opportunity to work with and preform work choreographed by Sean Curran, EllisWood, and Ronald K. Brown/ Evidence. Before returning to RIC in Fall 2007 she has been studying ballet with Giada Ferrone origionally of Florence Dance Center,and Jolinda Menendez of American Ballet Theater.

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Email: cassandrapetronio@yahoo.com