Leonora Voigtlander was born in Santa Fe, New Mexico. She started her training at the Aspen Santa Fe Ballet School from the age of five. As a teenager, Leonora received scholarships to study year-round at both the School of Ballet Chicago and the Miami City Ballet School.
Upon graduation, Leonora joined the Saint Louis Ballet Company. Her favourite role from her repertoire was being featured in Twyla Tharp’s The Storyteller. Leonora joined the RNZB in June 2014. She has performed in A Christmas Carol, Don Quixote, Salute and A Midsummer Night’s Dream, where she appeared as Peaseblossom. She has also performed in Giselle and Selon désir during the RNZB’s tour to UK and Italy.