Chhay Mam Ballet

PROFILE:

"Speaking to a lawyer about pictures is something like talking to a butcher about humanity." -John Constable

Born in Cambodia, Chhay Mam started his ballet training at The Evergreen State College (TESC) and Johansen School of Ballet. While at TESC he focused on Pre-Law and Visual Arts (Painting). After graduating with a BA Degree, he joined Dance Theatre Northwest on a Ballet Scholarship. He's current a part-time professional dancer for Dance Theatre Northwest, painter and web designer/consultant.


"Theater takes place all the time, wherever one is, and art simply facilitates persuading one that this is the case." -John Cage


Repertoire:

"A man who works with his hands is a laborer; a man who works with his hands and his mind is a craftsman; but a man who works with his hands and his brain and his heart is an artist." -St. Thomas Aquinas

Classical Ballet:

  1. NutCracker - Cavalier/Prince, Prince of Snow, Jumping Jack and Russian.
  2. Giselle - Count Albrecht (Grand Pas De Duex)
  3. Swan Lake - Price Siegfried
  4. The Sleeping Beauty - Prince Desiree, Blue Bird Pas De Deux, Puss In Boots and Four Prince.
  5. Les Sylphides - The Poet
  6. Paquita
  7. Sylvia - Grand Pas de Deux
  8. Don Quichotte - Grand Pas de Deux

Modern Ballet:

  1. DTN's Gates of Balance
  2. Mambo Jambo
  3. Adagio For Strings
  4. Andante
  5. Green
  6. Swing