Lead Principal Aaron Robison leaves ENB

Published: 10 October 2018
Reporter: Vera Liber

Lead Principal Aaron Robison left English National Ballet at the end of the last season.

Robison joined ENB in June last year. In his time with the Company he performed Romeo in Nureyev’s Romeo & Juliet alongside Jurgita Dronina, The Messenger of Death in MacMillan’s Song of the Earth alongside Tamara Rojo and Joseph Caley and as James in La Sylphide and the Nephew in Nutcracker alongside Dronina.

In April this year, he performed in the world première of William Forsythe’s Playlist (Track 1,2), and his Approximate Sonata 2016. Most recently, he danced the role of Prince Désiré in MacMillan’s The Sleeping Beauty partnering Bolshoi Principal, Maria Alexandrova.

Robison returns to San Francisco Ballet where he danced as a Principal from 2016-2017. Before that he danced with Houston Ballet, Corella Ballet and Birmingham Royal Ballet.