cover photo

Anthony Neumann

Anthony Neumann

About Artist

Basic Information

  • Artist Statement

    A professional dancer since 1980, Anthony Neumann brings a unique blend of enthusiasm and professionalism to his work with both children and adults.  Anthony brings his years of expertise and experience with Ballet Mississippi, the Milwaukee Ballet, Milwaukee Dance Theater, and the Royal Winnipeg Ballet to dance schools, theaters, and public school systems throughout the south.  He offers a wide range of courses and services for theater, ballet, tap, and jazz ranging from beginning to advanced classes.  Anthony is available as guest artist and choreographer for local theater, ballet and dance schools in staging full length ballets, musicals, ballet partnering, jazz, tap, and ensemble pieces.  He offers workshops and master classes to dance schools throughout the state.  With over 12 years experience in public schools in Mississippi, Arkansas, and Louisiana, Anthony has worked with students of all ages and abilities, and specializes in curriculum for underprivileged and special needs children, including autistic and learning disabled.  He offers specifically designed classes tailored to the specific needs of individual groups, including improving mobility and coordination, and teaching structure and discipline through dance arts.
  • Resume

    ANTHONY DAVID NEUMANN
    N E U M A   B A L L E T2055 Lovers Lane, Shreveport, LA 71105 ? Home:  (318) 869-2227EDUCATION1994-2002 USA International Ballet Competition:  choreographer workshop.1983-1987 Royal Winnipeg Ballet Professional Division: Graduate, completion date June 2 1986; Honors: commended, R.A.D. commended.1980-1982 Banff Centre of the Fine Arts:  Brian MacDonald, Les Grand Ballet; Betty Farrally, Founder, Royal Winnipeg Ballet Company; Laura Alonso, Ballet National de Cuba, Reid Anderson, National Ballet of Canada.DANCE HISTORY1999-present Delta Festival Ballet; Monroe, LA – Guest Artist1991-present Tupelo Ballet; Tupelo, MS:  Guest Artist1987-1994 Ballet Mississippi1987-1990 Milwaukee Ballet1987-1991 Milwaukee Dance Theater1983-1987 Royal Winnipeg Ballet1977-1982 Rochester, MN Ballet SchoolSummer Programs
    1990, 1994,
    1998, 2002,
    2006:  USA International Ballet Competition School; Jackson, MS
    1990-1998:  Twin City Ballet, Monroe LA
    1988-1991:  Milwaukee Ballet School
    1991:  New York City – classes; all schools
    1987:  Cleveland Ballet
    1980:  Joffrey II—University of Iowa
    1980-1982:  Banff Centre of the Fine ArtsPERFORMANCE EXPERIENCE
    1994-present Tupelo Ballet, Tupelo MS; all ballets; Performance and Choreography
    The Nutcracker: Grand Pas, Snow Prince, Russian solo; Spanish Pas; Coppelia: Franz; A Midsummer’s Night Dream:  Demetrius, Oberon; La Fille Mal Gardee: Colas; Sleeping Beauty: Prince; Fire Bird: Prince.1993-2002 Ballet Arkansas and Lexington Ballet; all ballets; Performance and Choreography:  The Nutcracker: Grand Pas, Snow Prince, Russian solo; Spanish Pas; Coppelia: Franz; A Midsummer’s Night Dream:  Demetrius, Oberon; La Fille Mal Gardee: Colas; Fire Bird: Prince; Graduation Ball; Romeo and Juliet; Sleeping Beauty [Kirt Hathaway].1987-1994 Ballet Mississippi
    Ballet: The Nutcracker:  Grand Pas, Snow Pas, Russian solo, Spanish, Chinese; Cinderella:  Prince, Jester; Napoli, Romantique, Clair de Lune, Gypsy Kings [Fernando Bujones]; Coppelia: Franz; Romeo and Juliet [John Butler] Romeo; Jazz: In the Mood (Satinoff); Daughters in the Morning (Comelin); Le Combat [Patterson/Dollar]; Gershwin, By George [Prokovsky]; Filling Station [Christensen]; Adagio from Carmen [Plisetsky]; Spring Waters [Messerer]; Oceans and Pearls [Saint-Leon]; Solus (Henry).1983-1987 Royal Winnipeg Ballet
    Swan Lake (corp.); Romeo and Juliet (corp.); Giselle (corp.); Coppelia (corp.).1983 Sadlers Wells Royal Ballet
      Swan Lake (corp.). AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION
    1996-present: Courses and services for theater, ballet, tap, and jazz ranging from beginning to advanced classes for all age groups and skill levels.  Available as guest artist and choreographer for local theater, ballet and dance schools in staging full length ballets, ballet partnering, jazz, tap, and ensemble pieces; available for workshops and master classes to dance schools; experience in curriculum development and teaching services for underprivileged and special needs children, including autistic and learning disabled.  Specialized classes tailored to the specific needs of each student group, including improving mobility and coordination, and teaching structure and discipline through dance arts.  Techniques include Russian, Japanese and African American dance experience. 
    COMMUNITY OUTREACH—TEACHING/PERFORMANCE/CHOREOGRAPHY2008-present Artistic Advisor:  Arkansas Festival of Ballet; Little Rock AR1996-present SRAC Instructor:  Arts and Dance; Shreveport LA Public School System1994-2006 Instructor:  Jazz and Ballet Summer Workshops; Tupelo Ballet, Tupelo MS1994-present Staging, Performance and Choreography (annually):  The Nutcracker for Natchez Ballet Academy (Natchez MS); Tupelo Ballet (Tupelo MS); McKinney School of Ballet (Dallas TX) and Allegro School of Dance (Rochester, MN).1993-1998 Instructor:  Academy of Performing Arts, Jackson MS, Jackson Public School System; Jackson MS.1993-1995 Instructor, dance arts; Arkansas Public School System
    RELATED WORK EXPERIENCE2007-2008 Film:  (2007) Mad Money; Homeland Security; Wonderful World;
    (2008) Comeback.2005-2006 Film and Television:  Ruffian (film); FX (television series), role of thief; FBI, all shows, stand-in, etc.2004-present Runner for shows at CTC for all bands1998 USA International Ballet Competition:  Production for Closing Gala and awards.1997-present Mascots, including Clawed for Shreveport Mudbugs Hockey; Hemi and Ram for Dodge Landers1990-2014 USA International Ballet Competition:  Assistant Production Manager1994-2002 Gymnastics Instructor:  Jill’s Gymnastics; 1994-1999 USGF Instructor 1988-1993 Model, Ocean Pacific Menswear1984 TV Commercial/East Ford; dancer 1983 Opera, Carmen (corps.) 
Member since
Monday, 30 June 2014 00:00
Last online
4 months ago

Disciplines

No Joined Disciplines.