The Dancers

Minkyung Lee

RNZB-1411 For the Royal New Zealand Ballet. Photo credit: Stephen A'Court. COPYRIGHT ©Stephen A'Court

Minkyung Lee made her New Zealand debut in Val Caniparoli’s 2018 production of The Nutcracker as Spanish Chocolate and French Pastilles and in the corps de ballet.

Originally from Seoul in South Korea, Minkyung completed her dance training at Canada’s National Ballet School after winning a scholarship at the 2010 Youth America Grand Prix. While at the School she received the Peter Dwyer Award. After graduating, Minkyung joined the National Ballet of Canada as a RBC apprentice, appearing in James Kudelka’s The Nutcracker, Swan Lake, and Cinderella, as well as Rudolf Nureyev’s The Sleeping Beauty.

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The Nutcracker

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