Name: Anna Paddock
"Real life" ID: Musician (piano teacher; songwriter www.thelayawakes.com)
Dancing for: 2 years with some breaks
Q: What got you interested in Highland Dance?
A: Listening to Celtic music and having a debate/fight with where the downbeat was, and so I thought if I danced, then i would have a better understanding of that particular music.
Q: Have you ever been to Scotland? If not, any plans to go?
A: I'd love to go. Northern England is the closest I've come!
Q: What is one of your favorite things about learning how to Highland Dance?
A: The precision and consistency of it.
Q: Have you ever competed, if not do you plan on competing?
A: I've never competed (in highland dance), but I would happily give it a try!
Q: What other activities do you like to do for fun?
A: write letters, try on clothes and play classical piano.
Q: Fun Facts!
A: I once did a wall sit for 13 minutes (that was a different era)!!!