Christian Clark

Hails From:

Decatur, Georgia, USA

Training:

Atlanta School of Ballet | Robert Barnett, Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education | John McFall

Christian's professional dance career has spanned twenty years, working as a principal artist with the Atlanta Ballet for fifteen seasons, and as a principal guest artist with The Royal Winnipeg Ballet, The Orlando Ballet, and New Orleans Ballet Theater. Clark has performed leading roles in iconic ballets like Swan Lake, Giselle, Roméo et Juliette, and Dracula to name a few. He has danced works by world-renowned choreographers such as Twyla Tharp, Ohad Naharin, Alex Eckman, Liam Scarlett, Yuri Possokhov, Jorma Elo, Stanton Welch, Wayne MacGregor, and Jiri Kylian. In 2013 Clark starred in the film adaptation of Moulin Rouge® – The Ballet, led by choreographer Jorden Morris and Grammy and Emmy-winning directors François and Pierre Lamoureux.

Clark is a proud co-founder of Terminus Modern Ballet Theatre where he has served as a dancer, teacher, and administrator since 2017. Along with dancing, Christian has shared his knowledge of dance with many schools around the country as a guest instructor at the Greater Atlanta Christian School, Agnes Scott College, Kennesaw State University, as well as a co-director of Atlanta Ballet’s professional summer intensive.

Favorite Roles:

"Roméo" in Jean-Christophe Maillot’s Roméo et Juliette, "Matthew" in Jorden Morris' Moulin Rouge® – The Ballet, "Dracula" in Micheal Pink’s Dracula, the leading role in James Kudelka's Four Season", and Duet "Mabul" in Ohad Naharin’s Minus 16.