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First Steps

First Steps

Experience first-hand the fresh and dynamic choreography by students from the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School Professional Division.

 

From start to finish, students play a vital role. From choreography to music selection to Royal Winnipeg Ballet wardrobe and production details our Professional Division students have selected it all! Expect to see any and all dance forms presented such as contemporary/modern dance, jazz, hip hop, musical theatre, ballet and more.

 

The competition is juried by notable dance professionals from the Royal Winnipeg Ballet, and arstists and educators from within the community.

 


 

Thank you to everyone who joined us for First Steps: Choreographic Competition 2014!

 

The following awards were presented on Saturday, February 22 at the Performance and Awards Ceremony:

 

Award recipients 

  • CIBC Award for Innovation: Nathaniel Moore for [B]light
  • The Royal Winnipeg Ballet School Award: Akanbi Babatunde for Abo
  • First Place: Mark Griffiths for To Reflect Upon
  • Second Place: Akanbi Babatunde for Abo
  • Third Place: Tania Angelovski for Hourglass
  • People's Choice AwardNicolas Noguera for Dark Places
  • The Doreen MacDonald Scholarship: Anna Benko for The Good Life
  • The Paddy Stone Scholarship: Jao Woramontry for It Takes Two to Tango
  • Honourable Mentions: Madeline Bez for Sleeping Beauties and Isabella Pisapia for The Race



 

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