Artistic director of the Munich Ballet Center, ballet pedagogue
Magdalena Lonska, born in Poland, received her dance training at the National Ballet School in Warsaw, where she received her first engagement after completing her education. Shortly thereafter, she received a scholarship to the famous Académie de Danse Classique Princesse Grace de Monaco under the direction of Marika Besobrasova, one of the most outstanding teachers of the ballet world.
After graduating, she was hired by Charles Jude, Etoile of the Paris Opera , for the State Opera in Bordeaux. At the same time she appeared with the company Europe Danse throughout France in different ballets. During the second season of her engagement at the Staatsoper in Bordeaux she already danced the lead roles (eg Clara in Nutcracker and title role in Giselle). During her career, she wins Polish competitions and has received awards and gifts from Polish ministries.
In 2004 she moved to the Bavarian State Ballet in Munich to expand her repertoire. In 2011, she was appointed half-soloist and interpreted many important roles from the classical and modern repertoire. All in all, Magdalena Lonska belonged to the Bavarian State Ballet for 11 years.
Since 2016, Magdalena Lonska has worked as a ballet master and assistant to the ballet director at the Wroclaw State Opera and as a guest teacher at the Neoclassica Ballet School in Warsaw.
In 2018 she opened her own ballet school Munich Ballet Center in Munich.
In November 2020, she received the Diplome d’Etat de professeur de danse.