Lucy Burge

Lucy Burge2019–20 Season: Choreographer, Hansel and Gretel

Lucy Burge was a principal dancer with the Ballet Rambert from 1970–85. She has performed as a guest artist with Rudolf Nureyev and danced for all of the major British opera companies.

Her opera movement credits include The Girl of the Golden West (English National Opera,  Santa Fe Opera); Ariodante (Aix-en-Provence, Amsterdam); Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (Welsh National Opera, English National Opera); Parsifal (Opéra National de Paris); The Makropulos Case (Frankfurt); Billy Budd (Gothenburg, Frankfurt); Les Contes d’Hoffmann and Lohengrin (Munich’s Bavarian State Opera); Gloriana, L’Heure Espagnole and Gianni Schicchi (for Richard Jones, Royal Opera, Covent Garden); Powder Her Face (Irish National Opera); Der Ring des Nibelungen (Nederlandse Reisopera); Fiddler on the Roof, Rusalka and The Queen of Spades (Grange Park Opera); Ariadne auf Naxos (Scottish Opera, Opera Holland Park); The Importance of Being Earnest (for Antony McDonald, Northern Ireland Opera), Carmen (for Daniel Kramer, Opera North); Ariadne auf Naxos (Glyndebourne Festival); and Un Ballo in Maschera (for Katharina Thoma, Royal Opera, Covent Garden).

Burge’s theater work includes Oliver Twist (Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre) for Caroline Byrne and Oresteia (Shakespeare’s Globe) for Adele Thomas.