Oriel is 13 years old and joined Ballet Theatre of Queensland, for the first time, this year. Oriel has been dancing for 11 years. She is currently studying Intermediate level in the RAD syllabus and has obtained distinction for each exam she has taken. She also enjoys jazz, contemporary and lyrical. Oriel has participated in the Gold Coast, Gatton, Toowoomba, Ipswich and Stanthorpe eisteddfods and thoroughly enjoys doing solos. Her other interests include the violin, piano, singing, acting and rhythmic gymnastics at school. Oriel cannot wait to enjoy her experience with BTQ.