Ms. Sylvia is a native of Rochester, MA. At the age of 9 she started training seriously to be a ballet dancer at the Festival Ballet Providence Center for Dance Education. She joined Festival’s Junior Company as a scholarship student at the age of 13 and received multiple opportunities to perform alongside the professional company dancers. She attended summer intensives at Chattaqua and Pennsylvania Youth Ballet. Following high school graduation, she joined Festival as a trainee and danced there for two years. She has been a guest artist all over the New England area and works consistently under the direction of Cosmin Maculetiu as a teacher and the lead professional dancer in numerous classical ballets.