Ballet question?

Are ballerinas and ballet dancers naturally skinny? Is it possible that somebody is fat but has the ballet talent? I mean, I have a friend and she is obese. She's 20 kg more than her healthy weight. She started ballet recently and on her first day, her teacher was shocked with her. She could doo pretty much... show more Are ballerinas and ballet dancers naturally skinny?
Is it possible that somebody is fat but has the ballet talent?
I mean, I have a friend and she is obese. She's 20 kg more than her healthy weight. She started ballet recently and on her first day, her teacher was shocked with her. She could doo pretty much everything very well and she was better than the majority of dancers there that have been dancing for 2 or 3 years.
She does have a dancer's bone structure but she's obese.
So, can an obese person be talented at ballet or only naturally thin girls can be talented at it?
Thanks!
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