BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET ANNOUNCEMENTS 2014

June 30, 2014

Press Releases

BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET ANNOUNCEMENTS 2014

 

At the end of the 2013/2014 Season, Birmingham Royal Ballet is able to announce the following:

 

Samara Downs is promoted from Soloist to First Soloist

 

Delia Mathews is promoted from First Artist to Soloist

Yasuo Atsuji is promoted from First Artist to Soloist

William Bracewell is promoted from First Artist to Soloist

Kit Holder is promoted from First Artist to Soloist

 

Ruth Brill is promoted from Artist to First Artist

Brandon Lawrence is promoted from Artist to First Artist

 

The following dancers will join the company:

 

Alexander Bird from St. Ives, graduate of the Royal Ballet School, will join as an Artist

Edivaldo Souza da Silva from Brazil, graduate of the Royal Ballet School, will join as an Artist

Sofia Rubio Robles from Gran Canaria, will join as an Artist from Dutch National Ballet Junior Company

Daria Stanciulescu from Romania, will join as an Artist from Ballet Zurich

Maki Sekuzu from Japan, graduate of Elmhurst School for Dance, will join as an Artist on a one-year maternity cover contract

 

The following dancers leave the company:

 

Callie Roberts leaves Birmingham Royal Ballet after seven years with the Company, two of those as a First Artist. Callie is moving to London to explore other ventures.

 

Nathanael Skelton left Birmingham Royal Ballet earlier this year after eight years with the Company. Nathanael returned to New Zealand to join Royal New Zealand Ballet.

, , , , , , , , , , , , ,

One Response to “BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET ANNOUNCEMENTS 2014”

  1. Ballet News Says:

    Cathy Brill commented : Congratulations everyone, especially Ruth Brill, First Artist. PFs rejoice! x