Gelsey Kirkland

Gelsey Kirkland

Gelsey Kirkland  American Dancer


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Gelsey Kirkland was previously married to Michael Chernov.

Gelsey Kirkland has been in a relationship with Mikhail Baryshnikov.


Gelsey Kirkland is a 65 year old American Dancer. Born on 29th December, 1952 in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA, she is famous for The Nutcracker. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Gelsey Kirkland is a member of the following lists: American ballerinas, Principal dancers of The Royal Ballet and School of American Ballet alumni.


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First Name Gelsey
Maiden Name Kirkland
Full Name at Birth Gelsey Kirkland
Age 65 years
Birthday 29th December, 1952
Birthplace Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA
Height 5' 1" (155 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University University of Melbourne Faculty of VCA and MCM, School of American Ballet
Occupation Text Ballet Dancer, Actress
Occupation Dancer
Claim to Fame The Nutcracker
Official Websites,
Father Jack Kirkland

Gelsey Kirkland (born December 29, 1952, in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania) is an American ballerina. Kirkland joined the New York City Ballet in 1968 at age fifteen, at the invitation of George Balanchine. She was promoted to soloist in 1969 and principal in 1972. She went on to create leading roles in many of the great twentieth century ballets by Balanchine, Jerome Robbins, and Antony Tudor including Balanchine's revival of The Firebird, Robbins' Goldberg Variations, and Tudor's The Leaves are Fading.

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Gelsey Kirkland65 CapricornDancer
Michael Chernov-Choreographer
Mikhail Baryshnikov70 AquariusDancer


L.A. Law1986Erica HastingsTV Show
The Nutcracker1977ClaraTV Movie
Baryshnikov: Live at Wolf Trap1976Kitri in 'Don Quixote Pas de Deux', Swanhilda in 'Coppelia'TV Movie


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Evan Jon WrightFeb 7, 2010

Just finished your book, Dancing on My Grave, and find that I totally adore you! Celestial is the mot juste. Plan to order your other book. Van

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