Piotr Stanczyk trained at the State Ballet School of Poznan before studying at Canada's National Ballet School in 1998 and becoming Principal Dancer in 2008.
Mr. Stanczyk's repertoire includes principal roles in The Sleeping Beauty, Don Quixote, Giselle, Romeo and Juliet, Swan Lake, Onegin, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, The Nutcracker, and many more. Mr. Stanczyk has created several roles in ballets by James Kudelka, including Felix in An Italian Straw Hat and a featured role in Cinderella.
As a guest artist, he has performed at the Vienna State Opera, International Ballet Festival of Miami, Charleston Ballet and Brott Music Festival.
In 2003, Mr. Stanczyk was the recipient of the William MarriÃ© Award for Dramatic Excellence, for his role as Jaguar in The Firebird.