'Everything you want is just outside your comfort zone'
WIth a creative product that reaches from dance studios to television, industry showcases to world-class conventions. Christina's edgy style, powerful choreography and challenging classes have put her in demand throughout the world.
Christina, has worked as a choreographer, dancer, private coach, and master teacher in the entertainment industry for over 15 years. She has worked for many large television networks including CBS, NBC, and Nickelodeon.
Christina is a faculty member of the internationally renowned EDGE Performing Arts Center in Hollywood California and has performed, choreographed and assisted on projects including: Victorious (with Ariana Grande and Victoria Justice), iCarly, Gary Unmarried, Suddenly Susan, The Nikki Show, Fame LA, as well as national campaigns for Guess, Nike, Job Corps, and Nestle.
Most recently Christina choreographed an episode of the new show Game Shakers on Nickelodeon and travelled to Australia and New Zealand to choreograph, teach and sit on judging panels for the well-known DanceLife Unite.
She continues to expand her creative brief and is currently working on projects for television and concepts for recording artists.
Often heard saying 'Stand like you mean it' and 'You don't get this moment twice', Jo is an enthusiast. About dance and about life. A dancer, choreographer and master teacher with experience from across the globe, spanning film, TV and live performance. A writer and former children's talent agent.
Creatively Jo is particularly recognized for her signature unique styles of lyrical, jazz and jazz funk but known for her work with dancers to unleash powerful presence and connection in each moment. She takes this effervescent energy into international conventions, intensives, choreography, lectures and classes for teachers, professional, pre-professional, competitive and recreational dancers across the USA, from Washington DC to Denver, Canada, England, New Zealand and for various high profile studios, institutions and workshops in her hometown of Sydney, Australia.
Currently based in LA, Jo makes regular appearances at EDGE PAC, Hollywood and is represented by Go 2 Talent Agency. Specific performance credits include the A.R.I.A and Mo Awards, Australian Fashion Week, Son of the Mask (Feature Film), stage performances with Meatloaf and Sam Powers International Illusionist. Jo has also been called upon to choreograph for the Miss Chinese Australia Pageant, General Motors (Mitsubishi), Schwarzkopf, the Shanghai Tourism Festival, the NRL, Regprom Marketing, Australian recording artists, club shows and more.
Jo is also a contributing writer for prominent Australian online resource – DanceLife (www.dancelife.com.au), well-known U.S. site - DancePlug (www.danceplug.com) and Industry Dance Magazine (Canada).