CLAIRE

Claire Coolidge has been dancing since the age of four, she started her training at All For Dance dance studio in Robbinsville, New Jersey, taking a wide array of classes and genres, such as Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Hip Hop and Contemporary. She furthered her education and training during high school at the Burlington County Institute of Technology: Performing Arts Academy, studying in Ballet, Modern and Jazz. For her senior year, she moved on to The Joffrey Ballet Schools Jazz and Contemporary Trainee Program in New York City under the direction of Angelica Stiskin and Michael Waldrop, training in styles such as Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz, Hip Hop, improvisation, Theater, Partnering, and Modern. She just recently graduated after four years of training and had the opportunities to work with choreographers such as Billy Griffin, Gabrielle Lamb, Michael Peña and Amy Yakima.