Meet Christine


Christine Janák is delighted to be dancing with Chicago Repertory Ballet for the 2018 season. She has performed across Europe and nationally since 2012. In Switzerland and touring through Germany, and Liechtenstein, she performed as a soloist with, Cinevox, in productions of; Cinderella, Bolero, Le Sacre du Printemps, and Cielo y Tierra. In the Netherlands she performed in various works by Martine Van Santen and Rianne Slenema. Returning to her home state, she was honored to be a part of the Denver Public Works' Holocaust remembrance piece choreographed by internationally renowned choreographer  Robert Sher-Machherndl, entitled White Mirror. Again in Colorado she danced and choreographed for Mercury Dance Company. While with Ballet 5:8, here in Chicago, she performed in the world premiere of Scarlet, a retelling of the scarlet letter and various other pieces. She has a deep love for dance education and has taught in as many paces as she has danced throughout the Midwest and abroad. She enjoys photography and photo-manipulation, learning new languages and reading books.