Maina Gielgud

Biography

Maina Gielgud is a British ballet dancer and director. She has danced with Maurice Bejart's Ballet of the 20th Century, Deutsche Oper Berlin, London Festival Ballet, and the Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet (now Birmingham Royal Ballet). From 1983-96 she was the Artistic Director at the Australian Ballet and from 1997-1999 she directed the Royal Danish Ballet.

Date

April 5, 2001

Relation

Newman, B. (2003). Grace under pressure: Passing dance through time. New York, N.Y: Proscenium Publishers.

Files

Citation

Barbara Newman, “Maina Gielgud,” Dance Dialogues: Interviews by Barbara Newman, 1979-Present, accessed March 29, 2017, http://dancedialogues.prattsils.org/items/show/146.