The Company Index
Laura Davenport was born in Nottingham and trained with Lisa Terry and Niall McMahon before joining Elmhurst School for Dance in 2005. As a student, she danced with Birmingham Royal Ballet in several ballets including Concerto barocco, Beauty and the Beast, and Coppélia on the Company's tour to Japan. She joined the Company in 2008.
Frederick Ashton: Daphnis and Chloë; (Pirate, Sheperdess), The Dream, The Two Pigeons, La Fille mal gardée.
George Balanchine: Concerto barocco, Serenade, Theme and Variations, Slaughter on Tenth Avenue.
David Bintley: Beauty and the Beast, Edward II, 'Still Life' at the Penguin Café, Sylvia (Diana's followers), The Dance House, Galanteries, Cyrano, E=mc² , Cinderella (Stars) and David Bintley and Galina Samsova's Giselle.
Michael Corder: Le Baiser de la fée (Sprite)
John Cranko: The Lady and the Fool, Pineapple Poll
Mikhail Fokine: Petrushka, The Firebird (Princess).
Kenneth MacMillan: Romeo and Juliet (Juliet's friends), Elite Syncopations, Concerto.
Rudolf Nureyev: Raymonda Act III
Ninette de Valois: Checkmate (Red pawn)
Peter Wright: The Nutcracker (Snowflake, Flower, Mirliton), Coppélia (Czardas, 'Hours'), The Sleeping Beauty ( Aurora's friends, Lilac fairy attendant).
Last updated; September 2012.
Laura Davenport; photo: Andrew Ross