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Patricia Goss

Known as Mrs. Goss, Patricia touched the hearts and minds of every student who passed through the School during her 25 years as the Art Teacher at NBS. She was hired by Betty Oliphant to create another space for the students to explore their artistry and Mrs. Goss with her immense patience, kindness honesty and encouragement, in deed provided a powerful space for self-discovery and creativity. Her legacy continues through all those she inspired.

Paul Hellyer

NBS fondly remembers The Honorable Paul T. Hellyer. Paul and his wife Sandra have been members of NBS’ community of supporters for over 20 years. Paul and Sandra graciously made annual donations, attended the School’s Galas as well as various Spring Showcase performances. NBS is appreciative to have been a part of Pauls’ life. 

Anna McCowan Johnson

NBS fondly remembers Anna McCowan Johnson. A member of NBS’ community of supporters since 2019, Anna made generous contributions to the School through several fundraising initiatives and was a regular special guest to NBS’s Gala. Anna is also remembered for attending many donor events, and through her many connections within the NBS community. NBS is extremely fortunate to have been part of Anna’s life

Arline Kettle

NBS fondly remembers Arline Kettle. A member of NBS’ community of supporters for 30 years, Arline made generous contributions to the School through several fundraising initiatives, including gifts to Canada's National Ballet School Foundation. Arline is also remembered for attending many donor events. NBS is extremely fortunate to have been part of Arline’s life.

Irma Lewis

NBS fondly remembers Irma Lewis. A member of the NBS staff, who has supported generations of students develop in preparation for their professional careers. NBS is extremely fortunate to have worked with and to have been a part of Irma’s life. 

Eric Lipka

NBS fondly remembers Future Steps Member Eric Lipka. A member of NBS’ community of supporters since 2012, Eric generously made annual donations, contributed toward the Scholarship Fund and also attended the Spring Showcase. NBS is appreciative to have been a part of Eric’s life. 

Ron Lorenson

NBS fondly remembers David Molesworth, a member of NBS’ community for over 20 years and generous monthly donor for many of those years. Through his generosity, David supported Student Financial Assistant for the talented young  students in the Professional Ballet Program. NBS is honoured to have been part of Davids life. 

June Macdonald

NBS fondly remembers June Macdonald. A member of the NBS community of supporters for over 35 years, June made generous contributions to the School through several fundraising initiatives. June is also remembered for sharing her generous spirit with us when regularly attending Spring Showcase and other special events at the School. NBS is extremely fortunate to have been part of June’s life.

Gerald Maunder

NBS fondly remembers Gerald Maunder. A member of NBS’ community of hardworking volunteers, sharing his legacy with all of us at the School. NBS is extremely fortunate to have been part of Gerald’s life.

June McLean

NBS fondly remembers June McLean. A member of NBS’ community of supporters for 44 years.  A dedicated supporter, June and The McLean Foundation contributed to the success of Project Grand Jeté, naming the Student Lounge in the Residence, and also supported the  Stephen Godfrey Memorial Fund, the Sugar Plum Fair and the annual operation of the School over the years. June will be remembered for the many years that her foundation supported the Student Partner Program, helping young dancers in the Professional Ballet Program pursue their training, many of whom went on to dance on the world stages. NBS is extremely fortunate to have been part of June’s life.