Name: Greta Torelli
When did you start?
I began at the age of 8 after many years of whirling and prancing in the lounge room!
Career highlight or biggest achievement?
Being accepted into the Australian Ballet School is certainly my biggest achievement as has taken me a step closer to my dream.
What is your dream?
My dream is to be a professional dancer with the Australian Ballet but it would also be amazing dancing in a foreign country.
Who or what have inspired you?
Who's your hero?
Li Cuxin is my hero because he was able to dance professionally despite his background. He achieved his dream by setting himself small goals and his incredible drive
Any other special talents?
Public Speaking, athletics and languages- I speak Italian and am studying French. I love learning about the world around me.
I enjoy listening to classical music, especially the Nutcracker by Tchaikovsky
Les Miserables is my favourite movie because there are many different emotions and characters who are all fighting for justice.
Favourite TV Show?
My favourite cuisine is Asian
How the grant will help you/how will you use the money?
This grant will not only help me but will also help my mum by relieving stress, something that she deserves.
Last words: Quote or Motto you live by?
Aristotles words : " You cannot live without courage" are my favourite, every time someone compliments me I remind myself that courage is part of life.