Claire Tjoe-Fat

Claire Tjoe-Fat



With Dutch National Ballet since: 

Place of Birth: 
Amsterdam (The Netherlands)

Career with Dutch National Ballet: 
élève (2021), Junior Company (2019)

Claire took ballet lessons from an early age. From the age of 8 she took orientation classes at the Dutch National Ballet Academy, where in 2017 she completed her preparatory education and in 2020 received her Bachelor degree. In recent years she has danced in many productions of Dutch National Ballet, such as The Nutcracker and the Mouse King, Romeo and Juliet, Paquita, Swan Lake, Giselle and Best of Balanchine.


  • 2017: scholarship of Stichting Dansersfonds ’79 
  • 2015: Incentive Award at the Summer School of Mirella Simoncini

Watch the short dance film Sonder by Claire Tjoe Fat and Philippe Magdelijns here.