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star guests / japan
We welcomed Australian Ballet’s Andrew Killian, who stepped in for an injured Ty King-Wall, and Alberta Ballet’s Colby Parsons to the 2014 Festival, which also saw the return of festival favourites Chauncey Parsons, Brian Simcoe, Yasuyo Omoto, Yuka Saito and Makino Hayashi.
The festival was held over 3 nights in July.
Andrew Killian's biography may be found here
Colby Parsons hails from Santa Barbara, CA. He started his training at the Santa Barbara Ballet Center before moving to Los Angeles, Philadelphia and finally New York City where he finished his studies at the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School at American Ballet Theatre. Colby's performances from last season include the roles of Death in Mozart's Requiem, the Cavalier in The Nutcracker, and Cassio in Othello. His favourite roles are James in La Sylphide and the Cavalier in The Nutcracker.