Ian Thatcher

Ian Thatcher is a graduate of The National Ballet School of Canada where he danced as an apprentice with the National Ballet of Canada. He went on to dance with the San Francisco Ballet, Ballet de Monte Carlo and Paci c Northwest Ballet where he danced soloist and principal roles as well as performing major works by George Balanchine, Jerome Robbins, William Forsythe, Nacho Duato, Glen Tetley, Dave Bintny, James Kudelka, and Mark Morris. Since arriving in New York, Ian has danced with Ballet New York and with the Metropolitan Opera. Since retiring, Ian is a permanent faculty member of The Lynch School of Ballet in Huntington, NY, and The Ballet Class in Rye, NY. Ian teaches Ballet Technique, Pointe, Modern, Character and Pas de Deux class