Sophie Lee

Corps de ballet

Sophie Lee

Sophie Lee. Photo par Karolina Kuras.

En bref

Lieu de naissance : Séoul, Corée du Sud
Formation : Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet School and Canada's National Ballet School
Au BNC depuis : 2019
Membre du corps de ballet depuis : 2022


Cinq choses à savoir

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  2. The first production that Sophie danced with the National Ballet was James Kudelka's Nutcracker in 2018 when she was at Canada's National Ballet School. 
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  5. Sophie enjoys taking company class and considers it to be her favourite part of company life because it is the only time that is entirely about her dancing. She feels that class time is where she can address her areas of improvement, work on basics and expand her repertoire of moves.
  7. 3Currently, Sophie is studying yoga and Pilates. She originally took them up to help broaden her ballet training but they both became hobbies that she enjoys.  
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  9. Sophie is bilingual in Korean and English and is currently learning French.

  10. 5Sophie is currently studying biology online at Athabasca University.  


Ballets préférés

  1. 1Dances at a Gathering, Jerome Robbins
  2. 2Romeo and Juliet, John Cranko
  3. 3Serenade, George Balanchine
  4. 4Chaconne, George Balanchine
  5. 5The Vertiginous Thrill of Exactitude, William Forsythe


En savoir plus

Ballet News+: 20 Questions With Sophie Lee




RBC Emerging Artist Apprentice Award in 2021 
Co-recipient of the Peter Dwyer Award in 2019
Bernard Ostry Award in 2018
Prince Edward Award in 2017 

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