Awards & Recognitions
- Juilliard summer program 2018
- Alonzo King lines full merit scholarship 2017
- NYCDA regional outstanding dancer mini, junior, teen
- Perry Mansfield scholarship recipient 2016-17
Angelina Ramirez is starting her Junior year in high school and her 7th year with Extensions Dance Company, Angelina loves spending time with her friends , attending sports games, visiting New York City and watching Broadway shows, but her biggest passion is Dance and telling a story with her movement.
She started dancing at the age of 3 in California and has danced with many different dance studios, in different states, since her dad is active duty military (Marine Corp) and moves around a lot. Despite multiple dance studios in her life, Extensions is where she found her home and a second family. Angelina was very fortunate to find Lizzie Mackenzie at the age of 9 and to have been invited to be a founding member of Extensions Too!, and to train with her and the amazing faculty at Extensions Dance Company. Since training with Lizzie and all the teachers at Extensions, she has been able to win regional titles for NYCDA mini , junior and teen outstanding dancer and has been accepted to some of the most prestigious summer programs in the country. Angelina has attended Houston Ballet Summer program, summer of 2015 and 2016, the summer of 2017 she attended Alonzo Kings Line Ballet summer program on a full merit scholarship and this summer , 2018, she was accepted and attended The Juilliard School summer program. Angelina is grateful to be part of such an amazing organization as Extensions and is thankful to Lizzie, Lauren, and all the teachers that make Extensions such an amazing studio. She is also grateful to her parents and family for their support and love that allows her to pursue her dream of being on stage in a professional dance company someday.