Birtwhistle, Tara

Identity area

Type of entity

Person

Authorized form of name

Birtwhistle, Tara

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Other form(s) of name

  • Dovgoselets, Tara

Identifiers for corporate bodies

Description area

Dates of existence

1972 - present

History

Tara Birtwhistle was born in Vancouver, British Columbia. Her dance training began at the Sherwood Park School of Dance and the Red Deer School of Ballet. She was accepted into the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School Professional Division in 1986. After graduation in 1991, she joined the Royal Winnipeg Ballet as a member of the corps de ballet. She was promoted to soloist in 1995 and became a principal dancer in 2000. When she retired in 2011, she remained with the Royal Winnipeg Ballet as a Ballet Mistress. She was appointed Associate Artistic Director in 2018.

Places

Vancouver, British Columbia (born)
Sherwood Park, Alberta (trained)
Red Deer, Alberta (trained)
Winnipeg, Manitoba (performed, teacher)

Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

Dancer
Ballet Master
Associate Artistic Director

Mandates/sources of authority

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

Dovgoselets, Dmitri (1978 -present)

Identifier of the related entity

BD; PHD

Category of the relationship

family

Type of relationship

Dovgoselets, Dmitri is the spouse of Birtwhistle, Tara

Dates of the relationship

Description of relationship

Access points area

Occupations

Control area

Authority record identifier

BD; PHA

Maintained by

Institution identifier

RWB

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Language(s)

  • English

Script(s)

Sources

RWB Archives

Maintenance notes

  • Clipboard

  • Export

  • EAC