Naoya Ebe and Elena Lobsanova will be promoted to Principal Dancer for the 2015/16 Season.
Stephanie Hutchison, Etienne Lavigne and Jonathan Renna will be promoted to Principal Character Artist.
Promoted to First Soloist will be Skylar Campbell, Jordana Daumec, Francesco Gabriele Frola (from the Corps de Ballet), Harrison James (from the Corps de Ballet), Chelsy Meiss, Jenna Savella and Dylan Tedaldi.
Jack Bertinshaw, Hannah Fischer, Emma Hawes, Kathryn Hosier and Brent Parolin will be promoted to Second Soloist.
Christopher Gerty, Spencer Hack, Soo Ah Kang and Calley Skalnik are joining the Corps de Ballet from the RBC Apprentice Programme.
First Soloist Robert Stephen is the recipient of the 2014/15 David Tory Award, named for the former Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors. Each year the Award recognizes one dancer who exemplifies all the celebrated qualities of Mr. Tory: mentorship, humility, optimism, compassion, leadership, honesty, integrity, enthusiasm and generosity of spirit.
Jane Darville, Chair of the Patrons' Council Committee, announced the recipients of the Patron Award of Merit: Corps de Ballet members Hannah Fischer and Harrison James. The Patrons' Council Committee generously sponsors the award which is given to one male and one female Corps de Ballet member or Apprentice at the end of each season to recognize their progress.
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