I recently had the chance to ask Georgia Waite some questions about her amazing journey as a ballerina. Georiga is an incredible dancer, she takes to the stage with incredible poise and elegance, her passion and dedication to ballet is unmatched. Below are her responses.
Q1: When did you start ballet?
When I was 5 I started ballet
Q2: Where do you currently dance?
The Australian ballet school
Q3: How long have you been en pointe for?
I have been on pointe for 5 years
Q4: What pointe shoes do you currently wear?
At the moment I am wearing Bloch Axiom
Q5: How did you first get involved in ballet?
My mum decided me to put me in a ballet class and that’s how it all started
Q6: What is your favourite variation?
This is tough one but I love the variation Grand pas classique
Q7: What company would you love to work for?
I would love to dance with the Australian Ballet company or the Royal Ballet Company
Q8: Do you have a favourite memory/moment in ballet?
It was attending summer intensives in Europe. I love meeting new friends and amazing teachers from around the world. It was also being accepted into the Australian ballet school where I train at the moment
Q9: Who are your ballet roles models? Dancers that inspire you.
Marianela Nunez and Natalia Osipova inspire me. They are incredible ballet dancers
Q10: Best advice you’ve ever received from a teacher?
Making a mistake gives an opportunity to improve and do it better
Q11: Classical or romantic tutu?
I prefer a Tutu 💌
Q12: What do you like to do when you aren’t dancing (your free time)?
I love to spend time with my friends