Leanne BENJAMIN

Biography

Gender Female
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Birthdate 1964-07-13
Education Royal Ballet Upper Sch (Adeline Genée Gold Medal, Prix de Lausanne)
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Style Ms Leanne Benjamin, OBE
Career ballet dancer; Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet: joined 1983, soloist 1985-87, princ 1987-88; princ dancerLondon Festival Ballet 1988-90, Deutsche Oper Ballet Berlin 1990-92, princ Royal Ballet 1993- (first soloist 1992-93); >ir< princ roles with Birmingham Royal Ballet: Swan Lake, Giselle, La Fille mal gardée, The Sleeping Beauty, Balanchine's Tchaikovsky Pas de deux, Kenneth MacMillan's Las Hermanas, Quartet, Concerto and Elite Syncopations, Hans Van Manen's Five Tangos, cr role of Greta in Metamorphosis, cr role of Gerda in The Snow Queen, Flowers of the Forest; London Festival Ballet: Juliet and Livia in Romeo and Juliet, lead in The Nutcracker, Olga in Onegin, Sphinx, Third Movement in Symphony in C, Swanhilda in Coppélia, lead girl in E>acir< appearances incl: The Snow Queen (Birmingham Royal Ballet), BBC Masterclass, BBC documentary about David Bintley and making of Metamorphosis, Swan Lake (London Festival Ballet); with Royal Ballet: The Judas Tree, Symphony in C, The Nutcracker, The Dream, Don Quixote, Gloria 1999, Coppélia 2000, The Firebird 2001, Voices of Spring 2004
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