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Criscia Long



Criscia is a graduate of Long Island School of the Arts where she began preparing for her professional career as a dance major. She then went on to receive her BFA in Dance and Choreography from Virginia Commonwealth University. After obtaining her degree she immediately began to dive into the world of live performance working with amazing companies such as Nike and Disney, as well as artiest such as Lil' Kim, Madonna, and Pharrell. She was also a Vegas finalist for So You Think You Can Dance, seasons 5 & 6. Criscia has had the pleasure of dancing at the "World's Most Famous Arena" as Captain of the Knicks City Dancers, where she also coached the Knicks City Kids. Her experience has expanded to television where she performed on shows like “Lip Sync Battle”, “Glee”, and “America’s Got Talent”. She was also featured as lead dancer in the movie “Train Wreck”. Criscia also has a passion for fitness, in which she has personal worked with Insanity’s Shaun T, and you can catch her in his new dance cardio video “CIZE”. Outside of dancing and fitness,Criscia is the Director of Entertainment for the Brooklyn Nets where she oversees the Brooklynettes Dance Team, Team Hype, and the Nets Kids Dance Team.