A team of dance-passionate professionals.

Ballet BC’s vision of innovation in dance is supported by a dedicated team. To contact the staff, click here.

Artistic Staff

Artistic Director: Emily Molnar

Rehearsal Director: Sandrine Cassini

Artist-in-Residence: Andrew Bartee

Rehearsal Assistance: Sylvain Senez, Gilbert Small, Makaila Wallace

Resident Teachers: Beverley Bagg, Andrew Bartee, Justine Chambers, Kate Franklin, Artemis Gordon, Marquita Lester, Francisco Martinez, Heather Myers, Summer Lee Rhatigan, Taryn Russell, Sylvain Senez, Gilbert Small, Lesley Telford, Makaila Wallace, Wen Wei Wang

Guest Teachers: Lisa Gelley, Josh Martin, Francisco Martinez, Bruce McCormick, Amy Raymond, Summer Lee Rhatigan

Accompanists: Wendy Albrecht, Zabelita Fraser, Trevor McLain, Michael Park, Amanda Pi, Gregg Schiller, Catherine Tseng, Yawen Wang


Administrative Staff

Executive Director: John Clark

Artistic Administrator: Francesca Fung

Artistic Assistant: Rebecca Karpus

Controller: Kelly Porter

Bookkeeper: Joanne Reid

Office and Volunteer Coordinator: Noni Raskin

Development Manager, Foundation and Government Support: Elisabeth Kyle

Development Manager, Individual and Corporate Support: Lauren Fletcher

Development Coordinator: Laura Aliaga

Education and Outreach Administrator: Nina Patel

Audience Services Manager: Liz Carr

Box Office Assistant: Cody Cox

Digital Marketing Manager: Adrienne Toye

Marketing Coordinator: Clara Chow

Media Relations: Jodi Smith, JLS Entertainment

Graphic Designer: Derek von Essen

Photographer / Videographer: Michael Slobodian


Production Office

Director of Production and Operations: Derek Mack

Production Stage Manager: Kimberly Plough

Head of Wardrobe: Kate Burrows

Technical Director: Elliot Banner

Resident Lighting Designer/ Director: James Proudfoot

Production Electrician: Patrick Smith

Head of Props and Scenic Carpenter: Randy Biro



Stage, Wardrobe and Hair Crew at the QET are members of IATSE Local 118