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I am a Ballerina

By | September 13th, 2013|Academy|

Anastasia Loskutov: I am a Ballerina   Q: Anastasia tell us a little bit about your background A: I was raised in a family who was not involved in the arts. My family moved to Canada when I was only 4 years old. Growing up I was quite a weak child, because of my spine problems doctors insisted on me wearing a back brace that would hold my back in the appropriate position. But instead of this my wise parents decided to take me to a ballet school and that is how I became part of the wonderful environment of  Victoria Ballet Academy. After about four years of intense practice with my teacher Victoria Mironova I went back to the doctors and they admitted that starting ballet was the smartest decision [...]

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How to Choose a Ballet School

By | August 27th, 2013|Academy|

Are you looking for a ballet school or for a ballet teacher? What is more important to you?  By: Vladimir Demine, Principal Victoria International Ballet Academy is not only a school. Our teachers really make the difference as they are not only former well-known ballerinas who are now teaching ballet; they actually received university pedagogical education to learn how to impart the right skills and technique to ballet students. For more than 20 years, Victoria Mironova and Elena Dmitrieva enjoyed a professional ballet career in St. Petersburg, Russia, and both studied for 5 years at the pedagogical faculty of the Vaganova Academy. A leading ballet teacher of the National School of Dance of Portugal and former prima ballerina of the Mariinsky Theatre, told Victoria: "You are a real academician, something I have [...]

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Fun Day at Victoria Ballet Academy August 10

By | August 27th, 2013|Academy, News|

August 10 2013 Victoria Ballet Academy proudly hosted the Fun Day event which was organized by Life with a Baby. We contributed as a sponsor our school premises to make all kids and parents those day happy. Also we provided free ballet and art workshops for all participants. Here is a photo report about this event:

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