Francesco Gabriele Frola was born in Aosta, Italy.
He trained at Professione Danza Parma in Italy, The School of The
Hamburg Ballet in Germany and at Fomento Artistico Cordobés in Mexico. Mr.
Frola joined The National Ballet of Canada as a RBC Apprentice in 2010 and
joined the Corps de Ballet in 2012.
Mr. Frola’s repertoire includes The Sleeping Beauty, Romeo
and Juliet, Giselle, Cinderella, Don Quixote, The Nutcracker,
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, La
Fille mal gardée, Carmen, The Four
Seasons and Theme and Variations. He recently danced in the Canadian
premiere of Nijinsky by John
In 2012, Mr. Frola won the Silver Medal at the Helsinki
International Ballet Competition. In 2003 and 2006, he received the prize for
Best Male at the Grand Prix Pavlova. Mr. Frola was also a semi-finalist Prix de
Lausanne in 2008 and won the Bronze Medal in the International Ballet
Competition in Cuba in 2010.