Theater

Andrea Álvarez

Principal ballerina of the Ballet Nacional de Guatemala. She was born in the Guatemala City on March 19, 1977. Daughter of Blanca Rosa Quiñónez Castillo and Erwin Enrique Alvarez Domínguez. She grew up in an artistic environment; her mother was ballerina of the Ballet Guatemala, teacher and head of the ENDANZA.

Aside from being a dancer, she is bachelor in sciences and letters. She decided to take a dance career in 1986 at the age of 9 years, because it was her passion and 4 years she received her first dance class at an academy and continued her dance studies at the National System for Professional Teaching Dance Mexico DF. Her first dance at a professional level was El Lago de los Cisnes (Swan Lake).