Mariano Zamora Gonzalez

San José, Costa Rica

BFA Class of 2021

Where did you train?

I began my training in San José, Costa Rica at Jazzgoba Dance Academy. Then I moved to Maryland where I continued to train at CityDance School and Conservatory.

What inspires you?

My mom.

Describe yourself in three words.

Passionate. Caring. Enthusiastic.

Tell us a fun fact about you.

For the longest time I wanted to perform as Mickey Mouse in the show Fantasmic! Sadly, I am too tall to fit in his costume.

What does it mean to be a part of USC Kaufman?

Being part of a cadre of very talented people.