Classical Ballet / First Soloist
Lara O\\\'Brien grew up in Crystal Lake, Illinois outside Chicago. She began dancing at the age of 8 and trained with the School
of Ballet Chicago and the School of American Ballet in New York City. In 2000 Ms. O\\\'Brien was the Dance American National Cultural Exchange scholarship student and was chosen to train
at the Royal Danish Ballet for two months. She joined Carolina Ballet in 2001 as a member of the corps de ballet and was made a soloist in 2004.
- Carolina Ballet