Proust Questionnaire - Elisa Monte


EMD nods its head to Vanity Fair and uses the Proust Questionnaire to find out a little more about Artist-of-the-Month, Elisa Monte.


Is there a motto you live by? Early on I told myself, never make a choice based on fear. It’s not always easy. 

What do you think is the most overrated virtue? Modesty

What is your idea of perfect happiness? Content with who you are and what you’re doing. And engaged and interested in it. 

What is your greatest extravagance? Bubble baths with the oils. You know, do the Cleopatra thing. 

What do you value most in your friends? Loyalty.

What do you most value in your dancers? Dedication 

What’s your most treasures possession? My family.

What is your most marked characteristic? Stubbornness. My husband, Ben, always tells me how stubborn I am. I think I am beginning to believe it.


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