Claudia Nicholson

Apprentice

Born: Birmingham

Trained: Royal Ballet School

Joined: 2017

Awards: James Monaghan Medal for most promising choreographer; First Prize nomination for Kenneth MacMillan Choreographic Competition.

Favourite ballet in current repertory: I really love ‘Still Life’ at the Penguin Café and the whole idea behind it. I remember watching it when I was younger and finding the music so inspiring.

What would you be if you weren’t a dancer: A fashion designer or a professional tennis player.