PDI Faculty


Heather Jones-Foster trained at L’École Supérieure de Ballet du Quebec, Le School of Dance
(under the tutelage of Joyce Shietze and Mary Ross), The Royal Winnipeg Ballet School
Professional Division, Arts Umbrella (under the tutelage of Artemis Gordon, Mary Louise Albert and
Sylvain Brochu), the Artist in Residency Program at Main Dance and with Donna Redlick. Heather
obtained her Cecchetti ballet teaching qualifications through Canada’s National Ballet School’s
Teacher Training Program, under the mentorship of Rosalie Deligioridis and Jane Wooding.
Heather creates a positive learning environment, by providing continuous encouragement, giving
achievable corrections and highlighting effort and progress.