Claire Jones

Claire Jones BBA Founder & Director

A mum of four boys, Claire has experienced and learnt of the social challenges and pressures boys can face when pursuing Ballet. Drawing from her own son's experiences combined with her passion to change the stigmas associated with boys doing ballet, the foundations for Boys Ballet Academy were laid.
Claire is a certified, qualified PBT teacher, and an experienced and qualified British Gymnastics Coach. She has had many years of experience of working with children and is also a fully licensed chaperone having chaperoned many children, over the years, in theatre, film and TV environments.

Claire founded BBA with a passion to provide a good support network for boys in dance as well as a high standard of training through male led classes, engaging and inspiring the next generations