Recreational Division Vice Principal
Katrin Benedictson is a graduate of the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School Professional Division’s Teacher Training Program and currently holds her Associate qualifications through the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dance, Cecchetti Faculty. She also holds her certificate in Applied Anatomy and Physiology. In addition to her dance training, Ms. Benedictson has also attended the University of Winnipeg.
Ms. Benedictson was born and raised in Winnipeg, MB and began her dance training at the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School at age 5. She participated in the Intensive Training Program in the Recreational Division of the RWB School as well as summer dance intensive programs. During her time at the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School, Ms. Benedictson performed numerous pieces at the Manitoba Dance Festival. In addition to her training at the RWB School, Ms Benedictson also attended the summer program at The Quinte School of Ballet, as well as several Cecchetti conferences and workshops.
Ms. Benedictson has travelled to St. Malo, MB, and Eriksdale, MB to teach creative movement and ballet within the Satellite Program of the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School, Recreational Division; and in addition has had the opportunity to teach within both the Recreational and Professional Divisions of the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School.