MARK BALDWIN OBE
Former Rambert Artistic Director & Choreographer
Mark Baldwin is a multi-award winning artist, dancer and choreographer. He served as Artistic Director of Rambert for 15 years, during which time he spear-headed the capital campaign for Rambert's new building on the South Bank, which the company now inhabits as headquarters for the numerous seasonal performances both nationally and internationally.
He commissioned over 60 works, both new and revivals, for the Rambert dancers. The high calibre of his artistic directorship, won him the TMA Theatre Award for Achievement in Dance. Other awards include a.o. Bonnie Bird Choreographic Award, Dance Artist Fellowship for Outstanding Contribution to Dance, Olivier Award and in 2016 he was awarded Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) for his service to dance.
Mark danced a.o. with the Royal New Zealand Ballet and Ballet Rambert. He was a founding member of New Zealand’s iconic Limbs Dance Company, resident choreographer at Sadler’s Wells with the Mark Baldwin Dance Company and created works for his own and other major dance companies: The Royal Ballet, Royal New Zealand Ballet, Scottish Ballet, London City Ballet and Rambert.