Clara Stark


Clara started dancing at the age of 4 years old when she lived in Japan. She trained at Japan International Youth Ballet until the age of 14 when she moved and began training at Idyllwild Arts Academy on scholarship until she was 17. Clara was a Youth American Grand Prix NY finalist and was selected as Outstanding Artist of 2016. Clara has also trained with Inland Pacific Ballet and with the American Ballet Theater Summer Intensive in NYC.


Some Fun Q & A's with Clara: 


Q: What is your favorite type of cereal?

A: Cinnamon Toast Crunch.


Q: If you could splurge on one item what item would you choose?

A: A small island with bananas.


Q: What piece of advice would you give to aspiring dancers?

A: Keep training. Enjoy every moment when you are rehearsing, practicing in class, and performing on stage!