Rui Huang was born in Shenzhen, China and trained at the
Shenzhen Arts School. She joined The National Ballet of Canada as a member of
the Corps de Ballet in 2011.
Ms. Huang’s repertoire with the National
Ballet includes Giselle, Romeo and Juliet, The Nutcracker, The
Sleeping Beauty, La Fille mal gardée, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, The
Seagull, The Four Seasons, Emergence and Elite Syncopations. Recently,Ms. Huang danced in the Canadian premiere of Nijinsky by John Neumeier.
Ms. Huang’s repertoire with other companies
includes Don Quixote, The Nutcracker, Cinderella, Carmen, Le Corsaire, The Four Temperaments, Rooster
and In The Upper Room.
Ms. Huang won the Bronze Medal at the World
Ballet Competition in 2009 in Orlando and was a finalist at the Prix de
Lausanne in 2005, won the Outstanding Performance Award at The Third CCTV
Dance Competition in China in 2005 and won third place at The Ninth Asian
Pacific International Ballet Competition and first place at The Seventh
National Ballet Competition of China in 2003.