Claire Pennington originally from Honolulu, Hawaii, is an AAPI dance artist of Chinese, Japanese, Native Hawaiian, and Caucasian ancestry. She is currently a senior in the Fordham/Alvin Ailey BFA program and pursuing an additional minor in Sociology. Claire has training in and enjoys challenging choreography in modern, contemporary, ballet, pointe, and acrobatics. Previous training includes programs and intensives at Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, Ballet West, Boston Ballet, Peridance Center, Broadway Dance Center and Steps on Broadway. Claire most recently performed in Benjamin Briones Ballet Summer Season.