Applauding Alison McWhinney


Sydney Eisteddfod congratulates Alison McWhinney on her success in the English National Ballet's Emerging Dancer Competition.  Alison shared her victory with Junor Souza, a junior soloist with the Company, who partnered her in the Esmeralda Pas de Deux in an exciting final at London's Lyceum Theatre. A finalist in the 2002 Sydney Eisteddfod McDonaldês Ballet Scholarships, Alison studied at the prestigious English National Ballet School and graduated into the Company in 2005.  Sydney Eisteddfod devotees remember her as a beautiful dancer and wish her success in her future career.