Enrolled in the dance school. Her father fell in love with her mother when he saw her dancing in the Bolshoi Ballet, and convinced her to move to the United States. Their passion didn’t survive their marriage vows. From an early age Nina escaped her home life by spending most of her time in dance classes. Her parents no longer support her dream of being a professional dancer, forcing Nina to finance her own education. An obstacle made more challenging by the fact that her father’s substantial income disqualifies her from most State sponsored financial aid.