Classical Ballet / Principal
David was born in London. He trained at the Westbury School of Dancing in Bristol, and the Royal Ballet School before joining The Royal Ballet in 1955. He was promoted to Soloist
in 1961 and to Principal in 1974. He is now a Principal Character Artist.
Roles now in his repertory include Kostcheï in Fokine\'s The Firebird, the Conjurer in Petrushka, Catalabutte and the King in The Sleeping Beauty, the Rajah and the Brahmin in La Bayadère and von Rothbart in Swan Lake.
- The Royal Ballet