JOHN ABENANTY (USA)
Brooklyn, New York (USA)
Jorden Morris is an Alberta-born, internationally renowned ballet choreographer and director. He trained at the Banff Centre School of Fine Arts and Royal Winnipeg Ballet School. Morris Began his career with the RWB after graduating, and quickly rose to the rank of principal dancer, performing lead roles in both classical and contemporary works. After retiring from his career on stage, Morris studied choreography and theater arts at New York University, as well as early French choreography from Claude Bessy and Serge Golovine of the Paris Opera.
Jorden premiered his first work in 1999, a one-act interpretation of Alexandre Dumas’ The Three Musketeers.
Dancers interested in a company position are welcome to submit a resume, full length classical photo and recent video of classwork, a classical variation and a contemporary variation to Lisa Thorn Vinzant – [email protected]. Youtube or Vimeo preferred.
After review of their materials individuals will be selected by invitation to attend a class as an audition.