Iain Andrew WEBB

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1959-03-30
Education Scalby Secdy Sch Scarborough, Joseph Rowntree Secdy Sch York, Rambert Sch of Ballet London, The Royal Ballet Sch London
Books & Publications
Recreations history of ballet, collecting ballet memorabilia, music, photography
Clubs N/A
Style Iain Webb, Esq
Career Sadlers Well's Royal Ballet (now The Birmingham Royal Ballet) 1979-89; princ roles: Oberon in Ashton's The Dream, The Young Man in Ashton's The Two Pigeons, Franz in Wright's Coppélia, Colas and Alain in Ashton's La Fille mal Gardée, Prince Siegfried and Benno in Wright's Swan Lake, Pas de Quatre in Nureyev's Raymonda Act III, Blue Bird and Pas de Quatre in Wright's Sleeping Beauty, The Poet in Les Sylphides; Balanchine's The Prodigal Son, Van Manen's 5 Tango's, Kay in Bintley's The Snow Queen; created roles in: Bintley's Polonia, Night Moves, Choros The Swan of Tuonela, Flowers of the Forest; performed Petrushka 1988/89 season; joined The Royal Ballet at Covent Garden 1989; debut as the King of the South in MacMillan's The Prince of the Pagodes, Mercury in Bintley's The Plants, danced in first performances of Balanchine's Violin Concerts and Page's Bloodline, Alain in Ashton's La Fille mal Gardée, guest appearances in Spain and SA 1989 and 1992, received sponsorship to study with Royal Danish Ballet March 1992, prog organiser and conslt for the Celebration of Classical Dance evening Harrogate Festival 1992; 1992-93 season: Bottom in The Dream, Mrs Tiggywinkle and Alexander Bland Pig in The Tales of Beatrix Potter, the small ugly sister (Ashton's Role) in Ashton's Cinderella, Sancho Panza in Mikhail Barysnikov's Don Quixote and the Pas de Quatra in MacMillan's Gloria; 1993-94 season: The Doctor in MacMillan's Different Drummer, Gallison in Anthony Dowell's Sleeping Beauty; prod and dir Patrick Armand and Friends Gala for 1993 Harrogate Int Festival, co-prodr an evening with principals and soloists of the Stuttgart Ballet 1994, prodr gala performance for the 150th anniversary of the Shaftesbury Homes at the Banqueting House 1994; co-dir The Dance Agency 1993-, fndr Dance Cares 1994, memb Bd of Dirs Adventures in Motion Pictures 1994, asst dir K Ballet Japan 2003-, tutor London Studio Centre
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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