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Dancer Profile: Humberto Rivera Blanco

Get to know Company Dancer Humberto Rivera Blanco—now dancing his second season with Kansas City Ballet. 

Q: How did you become a dancer? When did you start dancing?

Dancers Molly Wagner and Humberto Rivera Blanco in "The Lottery." Photography: Brett Pruitt & East Market Studios.
Dancers Molly Wagner and Humberto Rivera Blanco in “The Lottery.” Photography: Brett Pruitt & East Market Studios.

A: I was chosen to become a dancer in my school at the age of 9.

Q: What do you enjoy most about KC?

A: I love how beautiful our facilities are here in KC.

Q: Do you have hobbies or special Interests?

A: I am OBSESSED with soccer. My favorite team is Real Madrid.

Q: What is something most people wouldn’t know about you?

A: Most people wouldn’t know that I didn’t know a single word in English when I started at the Kansas City Ballet last season.

 

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