I recently had the chance to ask Claire Synhorst some questions about her incredible journey as a ballerina. Claire is an amazing dancer, she graces the stage with elegance and poise. Her passion and dedication for ballet is phenomenal. Below are her responses.
Q1: When did you start ballet?
I started ballet when I was 3 years old
Q2: Where do you currently dance?
I just left the Orlando Ballet school, I am currently dancing with Brandon Ballet
Q3: How long have you been en pointe for?
I’ve been en pointe for 8 years
Q4: What pointe shoes do you currently wear?
Q5: How did you first get involved in ballet?
My mom put me in it cause I would always dance around the house
Q6: What is your favourite variation?
Gamzatti but the one in the red dress
Q7: What company would you love to work for?
I don’t know
Q8: Do you have a favourite memory/moment in ballet?
When I performed four littles swans with three of my closest friends
Q9: Who are your ballet roles models? Dancers that inspire you.
Q10: Best advice you’ve ever received from a teacher?
Just let go and enjoy the movement
Q11: Classical or romantic tutu?
Q12: What do you like to do when you aren’t dancing (your free time)?
I enjoy working out and reading about psychology