University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

Victoria Stepanova

Victoria earned her Master of Arts from Tbilisi State Conservatory (Republic of Georgia) in 1977 and then worked for the Georgian Academy of the Arts, in addition to performing solo and with numerous rising opera singers. In 1992, Victoria immigrated to the United States, and started accompanying the Milwaukee Ballet School, and a few years later, the Milwaukee Ballet Company. In 2002, Victoria became an accompanist for UWM Dance. Over her tenure as a musician in the United States, she worked with ballet masters Michael Pink, Simon Dow, Jean Paul Cammeline, Simone Ferro, and Luc Vanier.