Claire studied Contemporary Dance at London Contemporary Dance School, where she discovered her passion for working with young people. Since then, she has performed with Katie Dale-Everett Dance in their school's tour of Virtual You and worked with Wessex Dance Academy, both as a dancer in Company Wessex and as an assistant Dance Artist, helping teach vulnerable young people. She has also worked as a guide / performer for M-SET's immersive installation 'To the Moon and Back' at the Barbican. As a teacher Claire has worked with The Place delivering their Partner School's project since 2018 and as part of their Children and Youth Dance programme 2021-2022. She has also taught contemporary, ballet and street at various dance schools for ages 3-18 years and creative dance for 0-5 years at Studio Wayne McGregor. In 2022 Claire completed a MA (Distinction) in Applied Theatre where she was able to develop her practice working with young people and in educational settings.