Cindy could always tell that Gianna had a passion for dancing and performing and has through the years she seen this love for dance grow. Cindy is very supportive of her daughter’s dreams and Gianna’s father demonstrates how proud he is and loves to watch her dance. Cindy would love for her daughter to continue her education and go to college, so she can pursue a career in whatever she thinks will make her happy. Her advice for Gianna for "Abby’s Ultimate Dance Competition" is to stay strong, be humble, and to enjoy the dance experience. Cindy and Gianna reside in Pennsylvania.

About Cindy

What's your favorite style of dance to watch?
Jazz and Lyrical.

What's your occupation?
Manager at family business.

What are your hobbies and interests besides dance?
Dance Mom and Soccer Mom.

Would you call yourself a "Dance Mom," "stage mom" or "mom-manager"?
I am an involved mom as much as I can be. I contribute to costuming as I work at the studio and am in charge of costuming and accessories, however I do not get involved with choreography.

About Gianna

What's your favorite style of dance to perform?
Lyrical because it shows a lot of emotion and tells a story.

What's your favorite style of dance to watch?
Lyrical because you can feel how the performer is feeling.

Do you hope to be a professional dancer one day?
My goal is to become a professional dancer.

If you don’t end up being a professional dancer, what other job would you like to have?
As a second choice I would like to study and become a nurse.

What's your favorite subject in school?
Science because I like to experiment.

What's your favorite color?
White.

What do you think you are learning about the most from this experience?
I have learned how to set goals for myself and work for them, good sportsmanship, discipline, team spirit and how to be a role model.

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