Andrea SniderMs. Andrea teaches Ballet I-IV and pointe on Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Where were you born? Charleston, South Carolina

Do you have any siblings? An older sister and younger brother. I am the middle child.

If you didn’t teach dance, what would you do? Stay at home mom

What is your favorite season? Summer, I prefer the heat

If you had free tickets to any show what would you choose? New York City Ballet

What is your favorite dance-related memory? Performing the lead in Jill Bahr’s Wings in front of the Customs House in Charleston, SC. The breeze was just right and as I was lifted and carried by my partners I truly felt like I was flying and dancing so freely. It was pure magic.

What is your favorite music genre? Doowop

What was your favorite Halloween costume as a kid? Not sure if it was a favorite, but I usually dressed as some form of ballerina (zombie ballerina, kitty cat ballerina, fairy ballerina etc.)

Are you a listener or a talker? Hmm, well in my younger years I was definitely a talker. However, my awareness of that is a constant reminder to be a better listener.