I recently had the chance to ask Chloe Jackson some questions about her journey as a ballerina. Chloe is an amazing dancer, she graces the stage so elegantly and with real poise. Her dedication and love for ballet is immense. Below are her responses.
Q1: When did you start ballet?
I started when I was 3
Q2: Where do you currently dance?
Elmhurst school of dance + the royal ballet school white lodge
Q3: How long have you been en pointe for?
Since the age of 10
Q4: What pointe shoes do you currently wear?
I wear Bloch serenade
Q5: How did you first get involved in ballet?
I got into ballet through my family being ex performers themselves
Q6: What is your favourite variation?
My favourite variation is Raymonda act 3 or The sugar plum fairy variation
Q7: What company would you love to work for?
The Queensland Ballet or Houston Ballet
Q8: Do you have a favourite memory/moment in ballet?
When I could perform at The Royal Opera House
Q9: Who are your ballet roles models? Dancers that inspire you.
Marianela Nunez and Amber Scott
Q10: Best advice you’ve ever received from a teacher?
The harder I work, the luckier I get
Q11: Classical or romantic tutu?
Q12: What do you like to do when you aren’t dancing (your free time)?