The National Ballet of Canada has announced that Corps de Ballet member Selene Guerrero-Trujillo and Principal Dancer Naoya Ebe welcomed their daughter Luna Ebe Guerrero, born January 26, 2018 at Toronto Birth Centre.
Born in Mexico City, Mexico, Ms. Guerrero-Trujillo trained at The National Ballet School of Mexico and Canada’s National Ballet School where Tokyo-born Mr. Ebe also trained. Ms. Guerrero-Trujillo and Mr. Ebe both joined the National Ballet in 2007 and were married in 2017.
Ms. Guerrero-Trujillo’s repertoire includes Bee in The Nutcracker, Second Fairy in The Sleeping Beauty, Hungarian Princess in Swan Lake, Blossom in Cinderella and Pas de Quatre in Giselle.
Mr. Ebe has been a Principal Dancer since 2015 and has danced such roles as Romeo in Romeo and Juliet, Albrecht in Giselle, Prince Florimund in The Sleeping Beauty, Knave of Hearts in Alice’s Adventures in Wonderlandand Prince Charming in Cinderella.
Mr. Ebe next appears with the company during the Winter Season at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts in Made In Canada, featuring Choreographic Associate Robert Binet’s The Dreamers Ever Leave You, James Kudelka’s The Four Seasons and Crystal Pite’s Emergence, February 28 – March 4, 2018. Mr. Ebe will also reprise his role as Prince Florimund in The Sleeping Beauty, March 8 – 18, 2018.