Katharine Garrett earned her ARAD under the direction of Deborah Morgan before joining the graduate program of Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre. There, she danced with the company in some of her favorite Balanchine ballets as well as many full-length classics. Ms. Garrett then returned to Canada to dance with Alberta Ballet, Les Grands Ballets Canadiens, and Ballet Jörgen Canada. While continuing to dance as a freelance artist, Katharine began to teach and coach throughout the Greater Toronto Area. After graduating with Distinction from NBS’s Former Professional Teacher Training Program, she joined the faculty of Canada’s National Ballet School, teaching in the Professional Ballet Program and the Associates Program as well as working with the children’s cast of NBoC’s The Nutcracker.