Peter Martins

Ballet Dancer, Theater Choreographer

1946 –

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Who is Peter Martins?

Peter Martins is a Danish danseur and choreographer. He was a principal dancer with the Royal Danish Ballet and with The New York City Ballet, where he joined George Balanchine, Jerome Robbins and John Taras as balletmaster in 1981, retired from dancing in 1983 at which time he became Co-Ballet Master-In-Chief with Robbins, and since 1990 has borne sole responsibility for artistic leadership of City Ballet.

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Born
Oct 27, 1946
Copenhagen
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  • Denmark
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on July 23, 2013

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