Marian Faustino

Marian Faustino

Dancer
Marian received her training in the Philippines as a member of Ballet Manila, where she performed soloist and principal roles in full length classics such as The Nutcracker, La Bayadere, and Don Quixote. She was also a Philippine representative at several international ballet competitions. She was a semi-finalist at the Xth Moscow IBC and a finalist at the Japan IBC in 2005. In 2008, Marian joined Ballet Philippines and danced with them for two seasons, performing many original Filipino works. She has danced with Dance Theatre of Tennessee where she received the 2012 Individual Artist Fellowship for Dance by the Tennessee Arts Commission. At BNC, Marian has performed in Garrett Ammon and Michael J. Henry’s Intersection, Garrett Ammon’s A Stitch in Time, Love in the Digital Age and Rock Ballets. She has also danced in works by Maurya Kerr and Lane Gifford.

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