Bernard DuBois II
Bernard DuBois II started his professional training in 2010 at Canada’s National Ballet School under the direction of Mavis Staines. Following this in 2013 he attended Montreal’s L’Ecole Superieure de Ballet du Quebec, directed by Anik Bissonette, under full scholarship. Here, he was given the opportunity to perform lead roles in excerpts of ballets such as La Bayadere and Swan Lake. Mr. DuBois has also performed Fernand Nault’s Casse-Noisette with Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montreal in 2015 and 2016. Following his training in Montreal, for 3 years Mr. DuBois worked professionally with Collage Dance Collective in Memphis, TN. During this time Mr. DuBois had the privilege of performing as a guest soloist for the Dance Theatre of Harlem in their revival of the legendary Geoffrey Holder’s Dougla for their 50th anniversary. This past summer Mr. DuBois attended the Kansas City Ballet Summer Intensive on full scholarship and accepted a position with KCB II for the 2019-2020 season.