Born in Leeds, Natalie trained at the Northern Ballet academy on their Centre of Advanced Training scheme before continuing her training at the Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance. Whilst at Rambert, Natalie performed pieces by Ross Mckim (joining his moving visions company in 2014), Christopher Bruce CBE, and Robert Cohan CBE (Dancing the role of Mary in his famous Stabat Mater). Natalie joined Phoenix Dance Theatre in August 2015 as an Apprentice Dancer through the Northern School of Contemporary Dance Postgraduate Diploma, becoming a Junior Dancer with the company in April 2016. As well as performing and teaching repertoire workshops with the company, Natalie teaches Phoenix Youth Academy.
Watch Natalie perform in the final few minutes of Phoenix Dance Theatre’s The Rite of Spring, below.
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