Classical Ballet / Soloist
Iohna was born and trained in Johannesburg, and later trained in Pretoria. She took part in the Prix de Lausanne in 1992 and joined the Royal Ballet School later that year.
At the School’s performances she has danced the leading Red Pawn in Checkmate (1993), the lead female role in Christopher Wheeldon’s Schubertiade, MacMillan’s Concerto and Bournonvile’s Napoli. She joined Cape Town City Ballet in 1995, her repertory including the Pas de trois, Neopolitan Dance in Swan Lake, Song Bird and Puss-in-Boots in The Sleeping Beauty, Micaëla in Carmen and the leading roles in Cho San Goh’s Configurations and Schubert Symphony.
- The Royal Ballet