- Kevin McKenzie (ballet dancer)
Kevin McKenzie (born 1954 in Burlington,
Vermont) is an American ballet dancer, choreographer, and Artistic Directorof American Ballet Theatresince 1991.
Silver Medalfrom the Sixth International Ballet Competition in Varna, Bulgaria
Honorary degreeof Doctor of Arts from Saint Michael’s Collegein Colchester, Vermont(1993)
Dance Magazine Award(1999)
Mckenzie has also appeared in two
Emmy Awardwinning broadcasts: "The Unicorn", "The Gorgon and the Manticore" (1970) and in American Ballet Theatre's " Le Corsaire" (1998), both for PBSs' Dance in Americaseries on Great Performances. "Great Performances" has also telecast McKenzie's production of "Swan Lake", in 2005.
* [http://www.abt.org/education/archive/choreographers/mckenzie_k.html Bio page at ABT.org]
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