Ballet dancer best known as a principal member of the London Royal Ballet. She's known for appearing in the title role of the Royal Ballet's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and as Queen Hermione in Shakespeare's The Winter's Tale.
She first began dancing as a child at a local dance school before being offered a spot at the Royal Ballet School's Junior Associate Programme. She went on to attend the Royal Ballet School until the age of seventeen.
She has won numerous dance awards including Young British Dancer of the Year and the Dame Ninette de Valois Award.
She was born in Devon, England and has a brother.
Both she and Carlos Acosta have served as principal dancers for the Royal Ballet in London, England.