After an extensive international search, Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet is pleased to appoint acclaimed dancer and teacher Stéphane Léonard as the new School Director!

Stéphane will oversee the Professional and Recreational Divisions of the RWB School and lead artistic faculty in the education and training of the next generation of dancers and dance teachers.

His international education at the Vaganova Academy, his dancing career with the National Ballet of Canada, Rimsky-Korsakov Opera and Ballet Theatre, and at the RWB -plus 15 years as the RWB School Aspirant Program Director- make him uniquely qualified to fill this position.

Please join us in welcoming Stéphane to his new position!


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