Our Alumni

VIBA’s unique combination of ballet, academics, and discipline has been instrumental in the continuing success of our graduates both in ballet, and in their professional careers. Our graduates are accepted into top universities around the world. Read the stories of some of them.

Anastasia Loskutov - an alumna of Victoria International Ballet Academy

ANASTASIA LOSKUTOV ballerina

Since August 2013 and until December 2016 Anastasia danced with Columbia Classical Ballet Company in the U.S.A. She is one of the leading dancers performing the role of Claire (the princess) in the Nutcracker ballet and in the role of Cinderella for Victoria Ballet Company‘s productions.

Anastasia is a graduate of Victoria International Ballet Academy’s day school.

Anastasia was a First Prize winner at the Odessa International Ballet Competition in Ukraine, in June 2012. She has also represented Canada in international competitions in Beijing, China.

By her 18 birthday she had acquired the wide repertory of a classical ballerina, including Princess Aurora, Lilac Fairy and Princess Florine of Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella, Mary/Claire of the Nutcracker, Giselle, Esmeralda, Nikia of La Bayadere, and others.

Elizaveta, 2010, grade 11, Victoria International Ballet Academy

ELIZAVETA MIRONOVA ballerina

Since October 2013, Elizaveta danced with the Moscow State Ballet. She has performed on the stage of the National Opera of Ukraine and on stages in Ontario performing in the Nutcracker, Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty and other ballets. Elizaveta shared the First Prize of the Odessa International Ballet Competition in Ukraine, in June 2012, with Anastasia Loskutov. She has also represented Canada in international competitions in Beijing, China.

By her 18th birthday she had acquired the wide repertory of a classical ballerina, including Princess Aurora, Lilac Fairy and Princess Florine of Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella, Claire in the Nutcracker, Giselle, Esmeralda, and Nikiya of La Bayadere.

In November 2014, Elizaveta joined the Moscow State Ballet, and toured around the world  becoming a leading ballerina for the company. In February 2015, after her tour in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, she came back to Canada to perform the role of Cinderella with Victoria Ballet Company.