Wayne McGregor Comes to Leeds

November 23, 2009 at 3:54 pm (General Information) (, , , , , )

Wayne McGregor comes to Leeds next week to rehearse Northern Ballet Theatre (NBT) dancers in his piece, Ossein, which the Company will perform as part of their NBT Gala on Saturday 12 December at Leeds Grand Theatre.

Wayne is the Resident Choreographer of The Royal Ballet, the first in 13 years and the only one to come from contemporary dance. He is Artistic Director of Wayne McGregor | Random Dance, a Resident Company at Sadler’s Wells. He is also the government’s first Youth Dance Champion.

He was last week awarded an International Theatre Institute Award for Excellence in International Dance.

Ossein, is choreographed to music by JS Bach. This will be the first time one of McGregor’s works will be performed in Leeds.

For further information contact NBT Media & PR Manager, Ruth Burke-Kennedy.

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