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?
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.