Camilla meets young ballet dancer set to star in Disney documentary

The Queen Consort has wished “good luck” to a young dancer whose dreams of becoming a ballet star went viral and will now be made into a Disney documentary. Camilla met Anthony Madu when she visited the ballet school which offered him a scholarship after a 44-second video posted online in 2020 of him pirouetting in the rain was watched more than 16 million times. The 13-year-old, from Nigeria, is now in his second year at Elmhurst Ballet School in Birmingham which is celebrating its centenary and has the Queen Consort as its patron. Camilla visited the school to mark the milestone and meet the schoolboy, who has grown a few inches and now has more of an English accent since his story won the hearts of social media users. When she asked Anthony if he had always loved dancing, he replied “Yes, since I was five years old. Camilla replied: “It gets to grips with you, you can’t let it go – good luck