The multi-talented Christina Austin Lopez is ready to appear in dance with myself May 31, 2022 at 10/9c on NBC. The singer, dancer, actress and content creator is best known for her roller skating, fashion and dance videos which she shares with her “1.8 million besties” via her TikTok account xtina_lopez.
Christina Austin Lopez, who has previously visited India on a theater exchange program with Christ University in Bangalore, will compete with other contestants on dance with myself be “named the best dancer of the night” and win the cash prize.
All about Christina Austin Lopez from dance with myself
Born to a Puerto Rican mother, Christina Austin Lopez has been passionate about dancing and singing since childhood. She took dance lessons as a toddler and started performing a duet at age 4 with her mother in church. She started taking singing lessons at the age of 6 and was a member of several dance companies and choirs.
Her love for acting developed when she was in college. To master her skills, she graduated from Baylor University with a BFA in Theater Performance with a concentration in Musical Theater in May 2018.
As a stage actress, Lopez has appeared in productions of shows such as West Side Story, in the heights and 72 miles to go. She even performed at regional theaters including the Alley Theater in Houston, the North Carolina Theater, the ZACH Theater in Austin, and the Dallas Theater Center. She is currently working as a member of the Brierley Resident Acting Company at the Dallas Theater Center.
Apart from acting, the 25-year-old also works in digital marketing and has also featured in various print and commercial advertising campaigns.
Lopez started her TikTok journey to share her talent with the world. Her parents and grandmother were also featured in her videos. Some of her most popular TikTok shows her attempting speed challenges on her rollerblades. In January 2021, she posted a TikTok set to Taylor Swift’s song Empty spacewhich became an instant hit among her fans.
In her spare time, the fitness enthusiast loves to travel, scuba dive and indulge in acai bowls and oat milk lattes.
Everything on dance with myself
dance with myself will feature celebrity creators Shakira, Nick Jonas and Liza Koshy, who will design a series of dance challenges for contestants. The show’s official synopsis reads:
“As each round of the competition progresses, the creators of the judging panel provide instant feedback and choose their favorites to move forward, along with the audience’s choices. Ultimately, however, it’s the studio audience that decides who is named the best dancer of the night and wins the cash prize.”
Tune in Tuesday night to watch the NBC show, with contestants battling it out in multiple rounds. Viewers can also stream dance with myself the next day on Peacock.