Marcelo Gomes, Le Corsaire, July 7, 2012
Marcelo played the role of Conrad during Ethan Stiefel's final performance. Hopefully it will be a long time before Marcelo gives his final performance.
Marcelo Gomes is from Brazil. He joined ABT in 1997 after winning prizes at several ballet competitions (Lausanne 1996, National Society of Arts and Letters 1994, Winter Festival in Brazil 1997). He was promoted to Soloist in 2000 and Principal Dancer in 2002. He has appeared as a guest artist with the Kirov Ballet, The Royal Ballet, Dutch National Ballet, the National Ballet of Canada, the Houston Ballet, the Teatro Colon in Buenos Aires, the Teatro Municipal Do Rio de Janeiro, and the New York City Ballet. He was the recipient of the prestigious Prix Benois de la Dance award in Moscow.
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