Marjorie Thompson – Faculty Member, Pacific Northwest Ballet
30minute Take-At-Home Barre (30 Day Rental- $2.99)
Experience taking class with Marjorie Thompson! This 30minute barre has all the same combinations as ‘Class with Marjorie Thompson’, minus the tutorial. The barre moves along quickly allowing the viewer to experience the same flow as a standard class. Combinations are demonstrated beforehand (unlike ‘Class with Marjorie Thompson’, making it easy for the viewer to follow along.
Marjorie Thompson trained at the School of American Ballet and danced with New York City Ballet under the direction of George Balanchine. She has served on the faculty of the School of American Ballet, Ballet Arts Minnesota, Eliot Feld Ballet and Pennsylvania Ballet. She first joined the faculty of Pacific Northwest Ballet School in 1996, where she was also Director of Therapy and Conditioning. She went on to serve three years as Director of Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre School, then moved to Minneapolis where she was School Principal of Minnesota Dance Theatre. In 2007, Ms. Thompson returned to Pacific Northwest Ballet School where she is currently PNB Conditioning Program Director and Assistant Principal of Pacific Northwest Ballet School.