Miles Gilliver was born in Gloucester and trained at Elmhurst School for Dance. As a student he performed with Birmingham Royal Ballet in Petrushka and The Nutcracker and on graduation in Aladdin. He danced with Singapore Dance Theatre in 2012 as an Artist and joined Birmingham Royal Ballet in 2013. He was awarded third place in the professional section of the 2013 International Baltic Ballet Competition.
Frederick Ashton: Monotones II
David Bintley: E=mc² ('Energy'), The Prince of the Pagodas (Cloud Men), Flowers of the Forest ('Scottish Ballad'), Cinderella, The Shakespeare Suite
John Cranko: Card Game (Jack of Spades)
Kenneth MacMillan: Romeo and Juliet
Peter Wright's production of The Nutcracker ('Arabian Dance', 'Spanish Dance', Winds) and Peter Wright and Galina Samsova's production of Swan Lake
Iain's Desert Island Discs
In the run up to the world premiere of The Tempest, we spoke to choreographer David Bintley and the dancers creating the lead roles in his magical new ballet. Here Iain Mackay (Prospero) shares the Desert Island Discs he'd want with him if he was truly the lord of Shakespeare's mystical isle.