Gianna Coco began her ballet training with Ballet Virginia at an early age. Her first big role was as Clara in Ballet Virginia’s The Nutcracker. She has also danced roles such as the Snow Queen and the Sugar Plum Fairy in the ballet. Gianna danced in The Diversity in Dance performances last season with Ballet Virginia.
Gianna competed in YAGP and placed in the top twelve. She has also attended summer intensives at Houston Ballet and Pacific Northwest Ballet. Gianna attends Old Dominion University as well as being a company member for Ballet Virginia.