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 Giselle, Romeo and Juliet, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, The Nutcracker, La Fille mal gardée, The
Sleeping Beauty, The Four Seasons, Carmen, Theme and Variaitons and The Seagull. Recently, Ms. Hawes danced
in the Canadian premiere of Nijinsky by
John Neumeier and the world premiere of Enkeli
by Guillaume Côté.
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.