Claire Jones

Claire received her BFA in Modern Dance from the University of Utah in the Spring of 2016. While attending the the University she performed with The Performing Dance Company and was able to work with esteemed artists in the dance community such as Sharee Lane; Lesley Telford; Katie Sherman and Kate Wallich. Claire also performed in concerts such as the Student Concert Series; Grad Thesis Salon; and the Senior Concert Series. While receiving her BFA, Claire choreographed her own works “Unspecified” in the SKOBLU Series, and “Five Minus One” in the Shirts and Skins Concert Series. In 2016 Claire had the opportunity to join the Wasatch Contemporary Dance Company (WCDC). As a company member Claire performed with them for four seasons and received the Dancers Choice Award in the fall of 2016 and the Outstanding Soloist Award in the spring of 2017. During her time with WCDC Claire had the privilege of working with state and world renowned artists such as Dina Smirnov; Rebecca Analoski and Roxanne Grey. Claire was also able to set her latest work Canvas on a few company members. In August of 2013, Claire joined the non-prophet organization Promethean Spark where she traveled to Nairobi Kenya to teach life skills through dance to impoverished youth. Claire is thrilled to continue as a staff member with the Classical Ballet Conservatory, where she can continue to be inspired by the students and learn and grow as a teacher.