Hannah Fischer Panellist/Empowerment Through a Healthy Mindset During Dance Career
Hannah Fischer was born in New York City, New York and trained at Canada’s National Ballet School. She joined The National Ballet of Canada as a RBC Apprentice in 2012 and was promoted to Second Soloist in 2015.
Recently, Ms. Fischer debuted as Hermione in The Winter’s Tale. She has danced such lead roles as Principal Fairy in The Sleeping Beauty, the lead in the world premiere of Being and Nothingness by Guillaume Côté and in the company premiere of Carousel (A Dance) by Christopher Wheeldon. Her repertoire also includes Petal in Cinderella as well as roles in Swan Lake, Onegin, The Nutcracker, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Nijinsky, Manon, Symphony #9 and Opus 19/The Dreamer.
In 2015, Ms. Fischer was awarded the Patron Award of and won The Eleventh International Competition for The Erik Bruhn Prize. She received the RBC Emerging Artist Apprentice Award in 2013.