Alexander Skinner

Corps de Ballet

Alexander Skinner

Alexander Skinner. Photo by Karolina Kuras.


Alexander Skinner was born in Ottawa, Ontario and trained at The School of Dance in Ottawa, Ontario and Canada’s National Ballet School. Mr. Skinner joined The National Ballet of Canada as a RBC Apprentice in 2017 and became a member of the Corps de Ballet in 2018.

Mr. Skinner’s repertoire includes Swan Lake, The Sleeping Beauty, The Nutcracker, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, The Winter’s Tale, Nijinsky, Anna Karenina, The Merry Widow, A Streetcar Named Desire, The Dream, The Second Detail, Emergence, Being and Nothingness and Night
Mr. Skinner was awarded the David Tory Award in 2020 and the RBC Emerging Artist Award in 2018.
Alexander Skinner is sponsored through Dancers First by Anne & David LeGresley.

Quick Facts

Born: Ottawa, Ontario
Trained: The School of Dance in Ottawa, Ontario and Canada's National Ballet School
Joined: 2017
Corps de Ballet since: 2018