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Biography

Previous collaborations with Christopher Wheeldon include “The Nutcracker” (The Joffrey Ballet) and “Cinderella” (Het Nationale Ballet & San Francisco Ballet). A third-generation puppeteer and a graduate of the Ecole Supérieure Nationale des Arts de la Marionnette. Original creations: Symphonie Fantastique, La Bella Dormente Nel Bosco, Dogugaeshi, Hansel and Gretel, Behind The Lid, Arias with a Twist, Seafoam Sleepwalk, The Rite of Spring and Sisters Follies, A Streetcar named Desire (La Comédie Française). Broadway; The Pee Wee Herman Show, Charlie and The Chocolate Factory, The Addams Family. A retrospective of his work took place in Washington DC in 2012. He was a part of the creative team for Kate Bush’s Before The Dawn (2014). His honors include; Obie, Drama Desk, New York Innovative Theatre, Henry Hewes, UNIMA, Bessies, Guggenheim, USA Artists, Doris Duke Performing Artist and a MacArthur Fellow. He lives in NYC, where he leads The Dream Music Puppetry Program at HERE.
General sponsor of the Bolshoi Theatre is Ingosstrakh Insurance Company
General partner of the Bolshoi Theatre is investment group Absolute
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