Legacy Ballet Academy

Claire Schmaltz
Claire grew up training in Cecchetti technique at Topeka Ballet in Topeka, Kansas. She moved to Phoenix in in 2014 and recently graduated from Grand Canyon University with a Bachelors in Dance.
Throughout her time teaching at studios across the valley and studying at GCU, Claire has choreographed work for several competitions and performances. Her ballet and modern based work, often with clever titles, explores personal experience and the simple beauty of dance.
Claire is currently transitioning into Arts Administration. She works in  Education and Outreach for Legacy Ballet Academy as well as teaching several classes weekly.