1st Year with Orlando Ballet II
Born in California, Sydney began her ballet training at the age of twelve with The Ballet School of Chapel Hill after competing as a gymnast. She trained for four years at The International Ballet Academy in Cary under the direction of Rossana Nesta, Roberto Munoz, and Servy Gallardo. She has attended summer intensives with San Francisco Ballet, Carolina Ballet, Saratoga Summer Dance Intensive, Chautauqua Institute and Orlando Ballet School. Sydney has competed and received both top 12 and 24 awards at YAGP and ADC, where she also received a trainee position and scholarship with Orlando Ballet. Sydney is very grateful to be joining Orlando Ballet II and is looking forward to performing with both the Orlando Ballet Company and School.
Photography by Michael Cairns 2018