Muriel Ventura Pontin

Junior Company Dancer

Cordoba, Argentina

Muriel was born in a small town called Arroyito in the province of Cordoba, Argentina. She started dancing in her hometown dance studio in 2010. At the age of 16 Muriel moved to Cordoba city to train with Danza Viva Centro de Estudios, where she graduated and participated in many national and international competitions including Danza tu Danza, Danzamerica, and Gran Centro Republica. In 2018 Muriel moved to Buffalo, New York to train at Neglia Ballet Artists for two years where she performed in The Nutcracker. In 2020 She joined The Washington Ballet Professional Program A, and danced in various productions.