Claire Dorothy Hinde is thrilled to be choreographing for the Miami Valley Dance Company. A native of Kettering, she was most recently the Registrar and Summer Programs Coordinator for the Gelsey Kirkland Academy of Classical Ballet in New York City, and has no happily relocated to the Dayton area.
Beginning her training with Terre Manning, Clair Dorothy went on to study dance and choreography at Mercyhurst college,
spearheading several projects including a student art salon, giving students a chance to showcase new works.During her time in New York City, Claire Dorothy co-created and perfomed several works for choreography festivals, including featured piece in the GRC Dance Lab in 2012.
Claire has performed as a dancer on an international tour of Elmo’s Superheroes! as well as in local company SoMar Dance works, and as a freelance artist. In her performance opportunities she has been fortunate enough to work closely with Bruce Marks, Gelsey Kirkland, David Howard, and other masters.