|Who is Gabrielle:
|Gabrielle Lamb is a native of Savannah, Georgia, and was trained at the Boston Ballet School. She joined Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montreal in 2000 and was promoted to soloist in 2003. Since 2009, she has been performing with Morphoses and Pontus Lidberg Dance. Her repertoire includes principal roles in works by George Balanchine, Christopher Wheeldon, Peter Quanz, Jiri Kylian, Mats Ek, Ohad Naharin, and Nacho Duato. She has also created leading roles in new works by Shen Wei, Stijn Celis, Pontus Lidberg, Luca Veggetti, and Emery LeCrone, among others. Ms. Lamb is also a choreographer as well as self-taught video artist and animator. She won the 2009 National Choreographic Competition of Hubbard Street Dance Chicago; and her dance works for stage and screen have been presented by Hubbard Street 2, BalletX, the Dance Theatre of Harlem, Les Grands Ballets Canadiens, the American Dance Festival, Dance Camera West, the New Museum of Contemporary Art (New York), the Festival du Nouveau Cinema de Montreal, the Dance on Camera Festival at Lincoln Center, and the Festival VideoDanzaBA (Buenos Aires).
In 2012 she was commissioned by Mystic Ballet to create “Marooned” and “Transit of Venus”. These works premiered at Jacobs Pillow Dance Festival Inside/Out the same year. “Transit of Venus” will be featured at Peridance – Capezio Center at APAP in 2013, as well as touring Japan.