10 Questions with Pete Leo Walker

Get to know new BalletX company member Pete Leo Walker in 10 questions!

Pete, if you could be any animal, what would it be?

An eagle … cliff diving would be pretty cool.

Where in the world do you want to visit?

New Zealand

What are some hobbies you enjoy when you’re not dancing?

Paddle boarding, hiking, cooking, beer tasting

If you could only eat three foods for the rest of your life, what would they be?

Pizza, Bacon, Fried Chicken (Price’s Chicken Coop)

If you could be an Olympic athlete, what sport would you compete in?

Pole Vault

If you were guaranteed to be successful in a different profession, what would you do?

I would be an owner of a tapas bar on the water, serving organic local fare.

What are some of your favorite books, movies, and bands?

Books: The Four Agreements, Don Juan Journey to Ixtlan
Movies: Count De Monte Cristo, Avatar, Apocalypto
Music: Currently Pardison Fontaine and a little “Whootie and the Blowfish”

What is one of your pet peeves?

Someone interrupting your sneeze #sneezeblockers

What is your favorite Philadelphia landmark?

I’m new to Philly … maybe the Liberty Bell?

What is something you think everyone should do at least once in their lives?

Travel abroad!

July 19, 2021