Apprentices

Adrianna Duda

Adrianna Duda

DeBary, Florida (USA)

Joined Orlando Ballet in 2015


Adrianna received her classical ballet training through the Orlando Ballet School under the direction of Peter Stark and Dierdre Miles Burger. Adrianna has attended summer programs at the School of American Ballet, Orlando Ballet, Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet, Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, and Jacob’s Pillow in Becket, MA. She has competed in the Youth America Grand Prix semi-finals in Orlando, Tampa, and South Carolina, placing in the top 12 for classical and contemporary categories, 1st place in the ensemble categories, and has progressed to the NY finals competing in the classical, contemporary, and ensemble categories. In 2013, Adrianna placed silver and bronze in the women’s contemporary and classical categories at the American Dance Competition. Adrianna became a trainee with the Orlando Ballet School at the age of 16 and became a member of the second company at the age of 17. Adrianna is excited to be back for her second season.

 

Photography by Michael Cairns 2016