Emma Hawes was born in Delaware, Ohio and trained at the BalletMet's
Dance Academy in Columbus, Ohio and Canada’s National Ballet School. She joined
The National Ballet of Canada as a member of the Corps
de Ballet in 2011.
Ms. Hawes’ repertoire includes Swan Lake, Giselle, Romeo and Juliet, The Sleeping Beauty, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, La Fille mal gardée, Cinderella, Nijinsky, The Seagull, The Four Seasons, Theme and Variations and
Carmen. Recently, she debuted as the Sugar Plum Fairy in The Nutcracker choreographed by James
In 2012, Ms. Hawes represented the National Ballet in The Tenth
International Competition for The Erik Bruhn Prize with Second Soloist Brendan
Saye and won the Audience Choice Award.
Emma Hawes is sponsored through Dancers First by JJ Dayot and Rick Schiralli.