2017 Barbara Webster Memorial Scholarship

2017 Barbara Webster Memorial Scholarship

Ballet Foundation supports the New Zealand School of Dance, in memory of Barbara Webster.

The Ballet Foundation is pleased to honour the memory of support Barbara Webster, through a scholarship for a classical ballet student at the New Zealand School of Dance.

A bequest of $10,000 in memory of Barbara Webster will provide $2,000 per annum to a classical ballet student studying at the New Zealand School of Dance, official school of the Royal New Zealand Ballet.

The five recipients of the Barbara Webster Memorial Scholarship are:

2017 – Mali Comlekci
2018 – Isaak McLean
2019 – Tayla-Rose Frisby
2020 – Chloe Jackson
2021 – Tsuyumi Wilson-Travis

Inaugural Recipient Mali Comlekci now dances with Queensland Ballet. Photo by Stephen A’Court for the New Zealand School of Dance.

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Soloist Katherine Skelton and Artist Madeleine Graham in The Ryman Healthcare Season of The Sleeping Beauty, 2020. Photo: Stephen A’Court.