Aubrey Clayton

Aubrey Clayton began her training at a young age across the Southeastern US. As a student, Aubrey traveled with Bossov Ballet to St.Petersburg, Russia to perform at the 2009 International Ballet Festival. In 2010, Aubrey joined Nashville Ballet as a trainee and was elevated to a company apprentice in 2015. Under the direction of Paul Vasterling, Aubrey enjoyed performing in works such as Carmina Burana, Peter Pan, Cinderella, Romeo & Juliet, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Swan Lake, Dracula, the role of Spanish in The Nutcracker, The Sleeping Beauty, Seasons, and Something Wicked. In 2017, Aubrey performed at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. where the Nashville Ballet made its debut appearance performing The Ben Folds Project as a part of the Ballet Across America series. Since joining Ballet Quad Cites in 2017,  highlighted roles incude Sugar Plum Fairy and Rat Queen in The Nutcracker, and the Mad Hatter in the premiere of artistic director Courtney Lyon’s Alice in Wonderland. Aubrey is excited to begin her second season with Ballet Quad Cities.