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Richard Krusch

Richard Krusch

From: Budapest, Hungary

Richard Krusch was born in Budapest, Hungary. He started his ballet training in 1994 at the Hungarian Dance Academy, where he received training in the classical Vaganova technique and classical repertoire. He attended numerous summer programs in the United States, including the North Carolina School of the Arts and School of American Ballet in New York City. He graduated from NCSA in the summer of 2002 and joined Carolina Ballet the same year. Over the years, Richard had worked with the American Ballet Theatre, the Hungarian National Ballet and he has toured with Hungarian Ballet in Europe. He rejoined Carolina Ballet in 2006 and was promoted to Principal dancer in 2011. Richard has danced many major roles and many roles were choreographed on him by Robert Weiss and Lynne Taylor-Corbett. In 2011, Richard represented Carolina Ballet at the International Ballet Festival of Miami. Richard has enjoyed working with Carolina Ballet and looks forward to continuing his dancing career for many seasons to come.

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