Jordana Daumec was born in New York City
and trained at Studio Maestro in New
York City and Canada’s
National Ballet School.
She joined The National Ballet of Canada as an Apprentice in 2003 and was promoted to Second
Soloist in 2010.
Ms. Daumec’s repertoire includes the role
of Gemini and Canary Fairies in The Sleeping
Beauty, Italian Princess in Swan Lake,
Blossom and Moss in Cinderella and
Bee in The Nutcracker as well as
roles in Onegin, Giselle,
Don Quixote, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, La Sylphide,
The Firebird, Madame Butterfly, The Taming of the Shrew, An Italian Straw Hat, The Seagull, Hamlet, Theme and
Variations, Symphony in C, Jewels,
The Four Temperaments, The Four
Seasons, Glass Pieces, Russian
Seasons, Pur ti Miro and Emergence.
Recently, Ms. Daumec performed the role of Bronislava in
the Canadian premiere of Nijinsky by
In 2010, Ms. Daumec danced with the company
in Marie Chouinard’s 24 Preludes by
Chopin at the Cultural Olympiad at the Winter Olympics in Vancouver.
“Jordana Daumec hammed it up with perfect comic timing and
exaggerated facial expressions.”
Dance View Times, 2012
The Sleeping Beauty
“of the retinue of fairies, I particularly admired… Jordana
Daumec for her spirited breeziness”
Dance Europe, 2010
“the nimble Jordana Daumec as the Bee, seemed airy and
The National Post, 2011