Name

Christine Babinskas

Biography

Christina Babinskas 1981

Christine began her dance training in Adelaide with Eileen Hogarth. In 1973 she joined Ballet Victoria, touring extensively throughout Australia and New Zealand, including a national tour in 1975 with Makarova and Baryshnikov. In 1977 she commenced studies at the Victorian College of the Arts (VCA), Drama School and graduated with a Diploma in Dramatic Arts in 1979. Prior to being offered a position with the Tasmanian Dance Company, she worked as a freelance performer in multi arts projects and taught movement and drama for community groups and at various Colleges of Advanced Education.

Since joining the company, Christine has created two new works for the company's repertoire, Noodles and Moving Then and Now.