Balanchine dancers, now Directors or AD
Posted 11 July 2003 - 06:53 AM
My small list is:
NYCB- Peter Martins
Suzanne Farrell- Suzanne Farrell Ballet
Paul Mejia- Arlington Ballet, TX
Edward Villella- Miami City Ballet
NCDT- Jean Pierre Bonnefous and Patricia McBride
This list has to be bigger......assistance please
Hope this is on the correct forum :rolleyes:
Posted 11 July 2003 - 07:02 AM
Helgi Tomasson directs the San Francisco Ballet
Kent Stowell and Francia Russell direct the Pacific Northwest Ballet
Ib Andersen directs Ballet Arizona
I'm sure others will add more.
Posted 11 July 2003 - 07:09 AM
Posted 11 July 2003 - 07:29 AM
In NY State, the NYSSSA program is run by Bojan and Stephanie Spassoff and most of the teachers are former Balanchine or current NYCB members
John Pierre and Patricia McBride also run Chataqua Ballet in the summer in NY
I also believe the Pittursburg Ballet and Pennsylvania Ballet are run but former Balanchine dancers although I can't remember the names off hand
Posted 11 July 2003 - 08:59 AM
Jacques d’Amboise - Director, National Dance Institute
Daniel Duell - Artistic Director, Ballet Chicago
Gen Horiuchi Artistic Director, Saint Louis Ballet
Judith Fugate Co-Artistic Director, Ballet NY
Nanette Glushak Artistic Director, Ballet du Capitol de Toulouse
David Keary Artistic Director, Ballet Mississippi
Linda MacArthur-Miele Artistic Director, Maine State Ballet
Yvonne Mounsey Artistic Director, Westside Ballet Company
David Otto Artistic Director, The Albany Dance Institute;
Artistic Director, The Capital Ballet Company
Robert Weiss Artistic Director, Carolina Ballet
Posted 11 July 2003 - 09:35 AM
bellepoele, Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre is directed by Terry Orr, who danced with ABT. I believe Roy Kaiser (Pennsylvania Ballet) is from NYCB -- but I'll wait to stand corrected
So DD will have a lot of places from which to choose!
Posted 11 July 2003 - 10:51 AM
Posted 11 July 2003 - 01:56 PM
Arthur Mitchell is Artistic Director of The Dance Theater of Harlem.
Glora Govrin is Associate Director of the San Francisco Ballet School.
Jillana runs The Jillana School and Technique in Taos.
Judith Fugate is Co-Artistic Director of DanceGalaxy.
Suzanne Erlon is Director of the Metropolitan Ballet Theatre & Academy.
Laura Flagg-Pitts is Assistant to the Artistic Director at the School of Ballet Oklahoma.
Edited by Marga, 11 July 2003 - 02:20 PM.
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