Favorite Dancers: Joseph Sissens

Discussing another one of my favorite dancers: the amazing Joseph Sissens of the Royal Ballet

Gamora Costume by BeBaGo (EtsyFacebookInstagram)

Gamora Helm by Carol Datura Riot (EtsyFacebookInstagram)

Disclaimer: I’m in no way affiliated with the Royal Ballet or Royal Opera House and are not driving any benefit from talking about them.

Recommended links for Joseph Sissens

Royal Opera House Page: http://www.roh.org.uk/people/joseph-sissens
Royal Ballet Flickr
Joseph Sissens’ Instagram


Moving Lines
Insights: Kenneth Tharp in conversation with The Royal Ballet for Black History Month
Dance Europe Interview
Performance from when he was in school
The Statement extract
Rehearsing The Statement
Rehearsing The Mad Hatter
Another rehearsal of The Statement
Rehearsing the Neapolitan Dance for Swan Lake
An Illustrated Farewell
Rehearsing Flight Pattern (from 22:20 – 1:10:48)
Rehearsing The Statement (from 38:23 – 1:02:46)

Articles and pictures

The Show Must Be Paused
An Interview (behind a paywall)
Rehearsal pictures from The Statement
Dance Magazine’s 2020 “25 to Watch” (scroll to find him)
Sissens in Obsidian Tear
Calvin Richardson and Joseph Sissens rehearsing (by Tristam Kenton)

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