Ballet Program Faculty • June 17-24
2012 School Programs
Cynthia Harvey's style marked her as one of ballet's most versatile and valuedartists. Harvey danced virtually every ballerina role with American Ballet Theatre and had the distinction of being a principal of the Royal Ballet from 1986-1988. Harvey performed as guest artist with numerous companies before retiring in 1996. On video, Harvey appears as Kitri opposite Mikhail Baryshnikov in his production of Don Quixote, in Natalia Makarova's The Ballerina, the "Waltz" in Les Sylphides, in the documentary, Tchaikovsky's Women and is featured in Fred Wiseman's documentary on American Ballet Theatre. Co-author of Physics of Dance & the pas de deux, she is Guest Teacher for American Ballet Theatre, The Norwegian National Ballet, The Royal Ballet School, The Semperöper Ballett, Dresden, and is Principal Guest Teacher at the English National Ballet School in London.