I had the opportunity recently to ask Peyton J some questions about her journey as a ballerina. She is a wonderful daner, she graces the stage with real poise and elegance. Her dedication is unmatched. Below are her responses.
Q1: When did you start ballet?
12 yrs old
Q2: Where do you currently dance?
Queensland National Ballet
Q3: How long have you been en pointe for?
Q4: What pointe shoes do you currently wear?
Q5: How did you first get involved in ballet?
Watching it all the time I just wanted to dance and see where it took me
Q6: What is your favourite variation?
Q7: What company would you love to work for?
I’m still working that one out😅
Q8: Do you have a favourite memory/moment in ballet?
When I met the best teacher ever
Q9: Who are your ballet roles models? Dancers that inspire you.
Svetlana and my favourite teacher (Can’t say name as I don’t have permission from her)
Q10: Best advice you’ve ever received from a teacher?
Never give up, anything is possible with practice and confidence. (It’s true)
Q11: Classical or romantic tutu?
Q12: What do you like to do when you aren’t dancing (your free time)?
I horse ride🐴