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Irene Yacoub

Irene Yacoub

At a very young age, Irene began her training with Cairo Opera Ballet, focusing on classical ballet. She was a member of their corps de ballet at the age of 16 and has a repertoire, including, Swan Lake and The Nutcracker.
After relocating to Canada and receiving her undergraduate degree from McGill University, Irene went back to dancing at Ballet Divertimento under the direction of Victoria Yakabov and Serge Petrosyan. She then performed The Nutcracker with Ballet Ouest as a member of their corps de ballet and completed summer intensives at Ballet Jorgen.
Irene now continues her dancing in studios across Toronto with artists, including Kevin Pugh, the former principal dancer at The National Ballet of Canada.