Miss Caroline Wright (Principal)

TC RAD, AISTD

  • Miss Caroline Wright
Miss Caroline Wright (Principal) TC RAD, AISTD

Miss Wright trained at the Royal Ballet School, White Lodge. Whilst there she performed with the Royal Ballet Company at the Opera House in both the Nutcracker and Anthony Dowell’s production of Swan Lake. She then completed her vocational training at the Central School of Ballet and Northern Ballet School. On graduation Miss Wright then joined Andrew Lloyd Webber’s production of Phantom of the Opera in Hamburg (Germany) playing the role principal role of Meg Giry.

On returning to England in 1998 Miss Wright was a founder member of Ballet Ireland touring extensively across the country. She danced a large variety of roles including divertissements from Giselle, Coppelia, Nutcracker and Swan Lake. Miss Wright then went on to perform in the uk national tour of Phantom of the Opera. Finally completing her career with the Welsh National Ballet Company “Ballet Gwent” . Whilst there she created the role of Gwendoline in “As You Like It”.

After training as a teacher at Northern Ballet School, Miss Wright has enjoyed a very successful teaching career at many establishments including Northern Ballet School and Northern Ballet Theatre. Centre Pointe was then founded in 1992 with the Vocational College commencing 2009. Miss Wright also currently teaches for the Royal Ballet School Mid-Associate Programmea and has most recently completed a course in Progressing Ballet Technique to further promote the safe and healthy dancer.