Born in Cumbria, Rosanna Ely trained at Elmhurst School for Dance. As a student she danced with Birmingham Royal Ballet in The Prince of the Pagodas, Elite Syncopations, Les Rendezvous and Beauty and the Beast. She was a scholarship winner at the Cecchetti Classical Ballet Awards, and was named Most Promising Dancer at the Barbara Geoghegan Awards. She joined Birmingham Royal Ballet in 2014 and has danced in Serenade, Coppélia and The Nutcracker.
Meet Marlo, our Dance Track graduate
Dance Track works with 30 primary schools and more than 2,500 children in Birmingham, identifying those with the potential to be the ballet dancers of the future. Read about one of our participants who has recently accepted a place at Elmhurst School for Dance.