Julia Pochko is a professional Toronto-basaed ballet dancer and choreographer, originally from Kiev, where she initially began her ballet training at a very young age. Beginning her training at the Kiev National Ballet School, she continued to hone her skills at The Summer Royal Ballet School (London, UK). Some of her most distinguished accomplishments include:
- Dancing professionally with the National Ballet of Ukraine & Jorgen Ballet of Canada.
- Performing with with Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montréal for their Nutcracker season
- Performing as guest principal dancer with Les Petits Ballets in Ottawa.
- Most recently performing with the Cork City Ballet in Ireland.
Currently, Julia continues to perform Ballet, Modern, Contemporary and Neo – Classical styles, as well as instruct both children and adult dancers across multiple schools in Canada . Her current choreography works include both Ballet acts in SHIVER as well as numerous other stage productions.