After three years as director of the Royal New Zealand Ballet (RNZB), Ethan Stiefel has decided not to renew his contract with the company. He will return to the US at the start of September. The company hopes to continue its association with ballerina Gillian Murphy, Stiefel’s fiancée, who became its principal guest artist in […]
Ethan Stiefel, currently a principal dancer with American Ballet Theatre, has been appointed artistic director of the Royal New Zealand Ballet. He will take up the position on September 1, 2011.