DANCE FOR PARKINSON'S CLASS INSTRUCTOR
Krissy Richmond is a former Principal dancer with the Houston Ballet. The roles she created and danced include: Carabosse in The Sleeping Beauty, the Mad Woman in Peer Gynt, Mimi in the Miraculous Mandarin, the girl in the Red Dress from Ghost Dances, the Bartok Pas de Deux, and the Third Pas de Deux from Jerome Robbins In the Night.
In 1993, upon leaving Houston Ballet, Ms. Richmond began a career on Broadway performing featured roles in The Phantom of the Opera, Chicago (the role of Roxie Hart), and Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake (the role of the Queen). Ms. Richmond has also choreographed and taught for the Alley Theater, Theater Under The Stars, Houston Grand Opera, Houston Ballet and the University of Houston.
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