Shaila D’Onofrio was born in Popoli, Italy and trained at Teatro dell'Opera in Rome and Teatro alla Scala in Milan.
She joined The National Ballet of Canada as a RBC Apprentice in 2009 and
joined the Corps de Ballet in 2011.
Ms. D’Onofrio’s repertoire includes Cinderella, Giselle, Romeo and Juliet, The
Nutckracker, The Sleeping Beauty,
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Don
Quixote, Hamlet, The Seagull, La Fille mal Gardée, Elite Syncopations, The Four
Season and Carmen.
During her training, Ms. D’Onofrio received
a scholarship at Teatro dell'Opera as well as a scholarship at Teatro alla Scala Ballet School.