George Williamson - Associate Artist
Academy Dance, Worcester and English National Ballet School (graduated in 2010)
Polish National Ballet, Warsaw
Whilst at English National Ballet School George won the Choreographic Competition for three consecutive years and the CTRL-ALT-SHIFT Award. Ballets created included, Round the Corner (2009) presented at the Peacock Theatre and the City of London Festival. In 2010 he created Ana-Chro-Po for English National Ballet School’s Summer performance. For Polish National Ballet he created Animus in 2011. For New English Ballet Theatre he created Threefold in 2012. Firebird was his first commission for English National Ballet which received its world premiere at the London Coliseum in March 2012. My First Cinderella, premiered at the Peacock Theatre on 27 March 2013 presented by English National Ballet and English National Ballet School.
In 2013 George received a nomination for the Benois de la Danse Award for his creation of Firebird and created Tempus for The Queen’s Coronation Festival in the Gardens of Buckingham Palace. For Dutch National Ballet’s Junior Company he created Dawn Dances and most recently with the New York Choreographic Institute creating Four On The Floor. Future projects include My First Ballet: Coppélia on a national tour of the UK