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Gelsey Kirkland is an American ballerina. Kirkland joined the New York City Ballet in 1968 at the age of 15, at the invitation of George Balanchine. She was promoted to soloist in 1969 and directed in 1972. She went on to play the lead roles in many of Balanchine's great 20th century ballet, Jerome Robbins and Antony Tudor, including the cover of The Balanchine's Firebird, Robbins' Goldberg Variations., And Tudor withered leaves. Balanchine choreographed the Stravinsky version of The Firebird just for her. She left the New York City Ballet Theater to join the American Ballet Theater in 1974. She is perhaps best known to the public for having danced as Clara Stahlbaum in Baryshnikov's television series The Nutcracker in 1977. She left the theater. American Ballet Theater in 1984.
BornGelsey Kirkland, December 29, 1952, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Spouse(s)Greg Lawrence (div.), Michael Chernov
Parent(s)Jack Kirkland

About Gelsey Kirkland

Dancer Gelsey Kirkland was born in Beth, Pennsylvania, United States on December 29, 1952. She's 70 years old today.

American ballerina well recognized for her leading performances in The Firebird and The Nutcracker ballets.

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Gelsey Kirkland before becoming famous

Gelsey Kirkland was born in the Zodiac sign Capricorn (The Sea-Goat), and 1952 is also the year of Dragon (龍) in the Chinese Zodiac.

She joined the New York City Ballet at the age of fifteen.

Achievement of Gelsey Kirkland

She co-wrote Dancing On My Grave and The Shape Of Love, an autobiography.

Gelsey Kirkland's Family, Spouse, Dating and Relationship

Greg Lawrence, her husband, divorced her. Later in life, she married choreographer Michael Chernov.

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Gelsey Kirkland Collabed with

She worked with some of the world's best ballet dancers, including Dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov.

Gelsey Kirkland Income & Net worth

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Latest information about Gelsey Kirkland updated on March 21 2023.