Allyssa is 12 years old and joined Ballet Theatre Queensland for the first time this year. She has been dancing for the past 8 years and is currently studying RAD ballet Grade 5 and Intermediate Foundation, having obtained distinctions for all her exams to date. She is also working towards her Grade 3 CSTD jazz and her Level 5 tap exam. Allyssa enjoys jazz, lyrical, contemporary, tap and acrobatics and successfully competes in various eisteddfods. Her main goal is to be accepted into a ballet company and perform for others around the world.