Estelle Bovay

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Estelle was born in Switzerland in 1996. She began her training at the École de Danse Classique de Genève before joining The Royal Ballet School aged 11, graduating through White Lodge and the Upper School. She was a finalist at Young British Dancer of the Year in 2011, 2012 and 2013.

She won the Royal Ballet School’s Lynn Seymour Award for Expressive Dancer 2014.Estelle’s professional performances while a student included dancing with The Royal Ballet (Petipa’s The Sleeping Beauty, Sir Peter Wright’s The Nutcracker, Crystal Pite’s Flight Pattern, Kenneth MacMillan’s Mayerling and Frederick Ashton’s The Dream) and performing with Birmingham Royal Ballet on the company’s tour to Japan (Anthony Dowell’s Swan Lake and David Bintley’s Cinderella).

She was a member of The Royal Ballet’s Aud Jebsen Young Dancers Programme in the 2016/17 season. Estelle was stagiaire at NDT2 performing Alexander Ekman’s Cacti in the 2017/18 season.

In August 2018 she joined Aterballetto.