Dancer's Death

Heidi Guenther


Heidi's Story:

Heidi Guenther was a 22 year old Corp Dancer at the Boston Ballet. Heidi graduated from Sanfransico Ballet School. Heidi died due to an irregular heart beat due from her extreme weight loss. Heidi was 5'3 and weighed 93 pounds. The pressure from her teachers and dance itself lead her to be anorexic, which lead to her death at such a young age.