I recently had the opportunity to ask Remington Foust about her progress as a ballerina. She’s a great dancer with a high level of dedication. She’ll definitely have a pointe to prove later in the year. Below are her responses
Q1: When did you start ballet?
I was about 3 years old I believe
Q2: Where do you currently dance?
I currently dance at Ballet Royale MN and do shows with Twin Cities Ballet MN
Q3: How long have you been en pointe for?
I am currently not on pointe but will be receiving my shoes in August of this year.
Q4: What pointe shoes do you currently wear?
None at the moment 🙂
Q5: How did you first get involved in ballet?
I used to be (still am a bit) super clumsy! This helped with balance and I fell in love with it.
Q6: What is your favourite variation?
Definitely La Fille Mal Gardée or Act 1 Kitri
Q7: What company would you love to work for?
New York City Ballet or San Francisco Ballet Theatre
Q8: Do you have a favourite memory/moment in ballet?
When I was told I will be going en pointe in August. I’m still excited and nervous about it.
Q9: Who are your ballet roles models? Dancers that inspire you.
Misty Copeland, Isabella Boylston, and Maya Giron (who dances at my studio with me)
Q10: Best advice you’ve ever received from a teacher?
You already have the tools you need so use them.
Q11: Classical or romantic tutu?
Definitely Romantic Tutus
Q12: What do you like to do when you aren’t dancing (your free time)?
I am either playing video games, crafting, or watching Netflix as well as doing exercises