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Damien Johnson - Ballet Black - Depouillement - Choreographer Will Tuckett - Photographer Bill Cooper - Royal Opera House - 2014 - Featured - 4

About


  Damien Johnson is a US born professional ballet dancer. Originally from Dallas, Texas Damien received his early training from Kitty Carter, Etgen-Atkinson School of Ballet and the Booker T. Washington School for the Performing Arts. He then studied on full scholarships at the Rock School of Pennsylvania Ballet and The School of American Ballet.

Damien Johnson & Cira Robinson - Ballet Black - Depouillement - Choreographer Will Tuckett - Artistic Director Cassa Pancho - Photographer Bill Cooper - Royal Opera House - 2014 - Front Image - 8

Gallery


REFERENCE Damien Johnson & Cira Robinson – Ballet Black – A Dream Within a Midsummer Night’s Dream – Choreographer Arthur Pita – Artistic Director Cassa Pancho – Photographer Bill Cooper – Royal Opera House – 2014 Damien Johnson – Ballet Black Performance – A Dream Within a Midsummer Night’s Dream – Choreographer Arthur Pita –

Damien Johnson, Kanika Carr, Cira Robinson, Sayaka Ichikawa, Jose Alves, Isabela Coracy - Ballet Black Performance - Second Coming - Mark Bruce - Cassa Pancho - Bill Cooper - Royal Opera House - 2015-8

Performances


  A four-hander characterised by intricate detail and propulsive energy. Captured ebbs and flows to the fiery emotion of Martin Lawrance’s edgy choreography, set to a Shostakovich string quartet.   Celebrated British choreographer Michael Corder, creates the second abstract piece, House of Dreams. It is pure classical ballet to a gorgeous Debussy Piano Concerto.   The final ballet