Ballerina Berlin bound

Local dancer invited to learn at prestigious school in Germany
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STRIKE A POSE: Local ballerina Eden Yelland will be heading overseas this year to attend a high-profile dance school. PHOTO: Leah Anderson-Byrne

DESPITE no family history of dance, local ballerina Eden Yelland is on the way towards a career in ballet.

The 15 year old Wangaratta ballerina has been dancing since she was five and has this year received an invitation to attend the Berlin Ballet School Summer Intensive after her audition at the Youth American Grand Prix in 2019.

“I saw one of my friends from kindergarten doing performance dance and I said to mum ‘I really want to do that’,” she said.

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