John Anthony TRAVIS

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1945-08-18
Education Brighton Sch of Music & Drama, Doris Isaacs Sch of Dancing, Royal Ballet Sch, Univ of Manchester (Dip)
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Style John Travis, Esq
Career dancer Covent Garden Opera Ballet; London Festival Ballet (English Nat Ballet): dancer then leading soloist 1966-77, created London Festival Ballet Archive 1979, prog presenter and head Educn Dept 1980-87; on secondment to study at V&A 1977, studied at Lincoln Centre NY 1978; teaching: annually at Nat Festivals of Youth Dance classes and repertoire at all levels, at community centres, theatres, schs; five Brazilian Cities 1982 and first Summer Sch in Dominica 1990; teacher of classical ballet and coordinator for all performances and projects Northern Sch of Contemporary Dance Leeds 1989-95; guest teacher Northern Ballet Sch Manchester 1985-88; lectr on history of dance; artistic co-ordinator Dance Advance 1988-89 (touring mangr for China visit 1989), dir of 3 Youth Dance Spectaculars for Greater London Arts and Opening Gala of Northern Sch of Contemporary Dance 1988; dir: Bd Phoenix Dance Co 1985-93, British Ballet Organization 1995; patron: East London Regnl Dance Cncl, Harehills Dance Umbrella; memb: Exec Ctee Nat Organization for Dance and Mime (Dance UK) 1984-89, Cncl of Mgmnt Br Ballet Orgn 1991-95, Bd Northern Ballet Theatre (chm Educn Ctee) 1990-93, Bd Dance UK 1998-, Bd Mark Baldwin Dance Co 1999-2002; memb Dance Panel: SE Arts 1982-87, Eastern Arts 1983-87, Gtr London Arts Assocs 1980-86, Laurence Olivier Awards (Dance Panel) 1998-99; tstee: Dancers Resettlement Fund 1989-93, Dance Teachers' Benevolent Fnd 1995-, Cncl for Dance Educn and Trg 1995-99 and 2002-; patron Ind Ballet Wales 2006-
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