Monica Loughman

monica loughman allianzMonica Loughman is regarded as Ireland’s best-known and most accomplished Ballerina.  She is the founding pedagogue of The Academy of Russian Ballet and Artistic Director and founder of Monica Loughman Elite Ballet – Ireland’s main-scale classical ballet company.


The work of Monica Loughman in establishing world-class, pedagogical practice rooted in Vaganova philosophy has created an epoch in Irish ballet training that is internationally acclaimed and synonymous with her name.



2008 RTE commentary about Monica Loughman’s life and training


With special thanks to our funders, sponsors and supporters

“I want to make this special thank you to our sponsors, supporters and funders particularly to Allianz who supported me at the beginning of this journey to establish a main-scale ballet company in Ireland”
Monica Loughman

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