February 08, 2021
An international jury of the Prix de Lausanne has announced Maya Smallwood, a grade 12 student in the Professional Ballet-Academic Program at Canada’s National Ballet School, as one of two winners of the the inaugural Young Creation Award. At 17, Smallwood was the youngest finalist and both the sole female and North American finalist choreographer selected from over 54 submissions worldwide.
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