Caterina grew up in San Diego, California, where she began dancing at the age of seven. She trained at San Diego Civic Youth Ballet where she performed principal and soloist roles in full-length productions of The Nutcracker, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and The Sleeping Beauty. As a teen, she trained at summer intensives including School of American Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, Joffrey Ballet Chicago, and IB Stage in Barcelona. In 2019 Caterina joined Anaheim Ballet where she performed and toured for 2 seasons before accepting a trainee position with Oklahoma City Ballet. While at Oklahoma City Ballet she performed in Septime Webre’s Alice in Wonderland, Robert Mills’ The Nutcracker, and The Sleeping Beauty. This is Caterina’s first season with Ballet Frontier.