Classical Ballet Masterclass with Brandon Lawrence

Masterclass information

Date: 14th May 2023

Time: 2:30-4pm

Fee: £18 + £9 online

Born: Bradford

Trained: With Penny Murray, Andie Nydza and the Royal Ballet School

Joined: 2011; Soloist, 2016; First Soloist, 2018; Principal, 2019

Awards: National Dance Awards nominee for Best Male Classical Performance (2018, 2019, 2022) and Best Male Dancer, Classical (2019), RAD Phyllis Bedells Award (2008).

Created roles: Principal role in George Williamson’s Embrace, Pan in Ruth Brill’s Arcadia, La Grâce in David Bintley’s The King Dances, Alexander Whitley’s Kin, Red Couple in Juanjo Arqués’s Ignite, and roles in Didy Veldman’s Sense of Time, Jessica Lang’s Lyric Pieces and Wink, Jack Lister’s A Brief Nostalgia, Miguel Altunaga’s City of a Thousand Trades and Juliano Nunes’s Interlinked.

Guest performances: International Ballet Festival of Miami, 2018; Move It 2019 (Headline on main stage); Guest artist with Cape Town City Ballet (Maina Gielgud’s Giselle (Albrecht); Frederick Ashton’s Les Patineur (White couple) and Veronica Paeper’s Romeo and Juliet (Romeo).