Fabiana Santiago began studying in Crystal Lake, IL at the Judith Svalander School of Ballet. She also spent summers training with Boston Ballet, the Alonzo King LINES Summer Program, Ajkun Ballet Theater, and the Bolshoi Ballet. Fabiana then received her bachelor’s degree in dance performance at Butler University and then joined Menlowe Ballet in the Fall of 2017. She is also a freelance professional dancer with several other choreographers throughout the San Francisco Bay Area as well as a dance teacher and choreographer. Fabiana joined Oceánica Ballet in the Fall of 2021.