Michael CORDER

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1955-03-17
Education Royal Ballet Sch
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Recreations swimming, gardening, music, theatre
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Style Michael Corder, Esq
Career choreographer; formerly ballet dancer, joined Royal Ballet 1973, also performed with Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet, Royal Danish Ballet, Dutch Nat Ballet, Aust Ballet and Joffrey ballet; princ dancing roles incl: Siegfried in Swan Lake, the Prince in The Nutcracker, Albrecht in Giselle, James in La Sylphide, Basil in Don Quixote, Franz in Coppelia, Red Knight in deValois's Checkmate, Romeo and Mercutio in Cranko's Romeo and Juliet; as choreographer creator of over fifty original works incl: Rhyme Nor Reason (Royal Ballet) 1978, L'Invitation au Voyage (Royal Ballet) 1982 (nominated Olivier Award), St Anthony Variations (Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet) 1983, The Wand of Youth (Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet) 1985 (nominated Olivier Award), Ancient Airs and Dances (Northern Ballet Theatre) 1986, Romeo and Juliet (Norwegian Nat Ballet) 1992, Danses Concertantes (Hong Kong Ballet) 1993 and (Boston Ballet) 2000, Cinderella (English Nat Ballet) 1996 (Evening Standard Award for Outstanding Prodn 1996, Best New Dance Prodn Olivier Awards 1997), Masquerade (Royal Ballet) 1999, Dance Variations (Royal Ballet) 2000, Melody on the Move (English Nat Ballet) 2003 (Best Choreography Critics' Circle Nat Dance Award 2003), 'Water' in Homage To The Queen (Royal Ballet) 2006, The Snow Queen (English Nat Ballet) 2007, Orpheus (Royal Ballet of Flanders) 2008, Le Baiser de la Fee (Birmingham Royal Ballet) 2008; dir of dance English Nat Ballet Sch 2009-
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