Member of Jury
Former First Soloist of The Royal Ballet Company
Fiona was a Professional Dancer and has worked in some of the most prestigious companies in the world. Trained originally by Margaret Brockway and as a RAD Scholar, she then went onto train at the Royal Ballet School, before joining The Royal Ballet Company where she became a First Soloist. She danced numerous soloist and principal roles and worked with many distinguished choreographers including Sir Kenneth MacMillan, Sir Frederick Ashton, Sir Anthony Dowell, David Bintley, Jerome Robbins, Natalia Makarova, William Forsythe, Wayne Eagling, Jonathan Burrows, Andre Prokovsky, Ashley Page, Micheal Clark and Nils Christie.
She has toured the world extensively, been invited to be the Guest Principal Dancer for the Royal Opera. In 1983, she worked with Scapino Ballet in Amsterdam. Fiona was invited to be the Guest Principal Dancer for the Hong Kong Ballet where she danced all the major roles in the company. As a guest artist with Scottish Ballet, she has also appeared in a number of dance related films in the UK and Hong Kong.
She has been invited to teach at Ballet Rambert School in West London, The Hammond School of Performing Arts in Chester, and Kate Simmons Dance School in Cheshire. She was a guest teacher at Hong Kong Ballet and Israel Ballet.
Fiona was the Dance Critic for the Hong Kong Arts Magazine “Muse”, and regularly contributed and presented What’s on in Hong Kong for RTHK Radio 3 Show. She is always been invited to judge dance competition including the RAD Solo Seal exams in Hong Kong and Asian Grand Prix.
Fiona是專業舞蹈員，曾與世界享負盛名的舞團合作。 最初接受Margaret Brockway培訓，然後進入皇家芭蕾舞學校，畢業後隨即加入英國皇家芭蕾舞團，其後獲晉升為第一獨舞員。 她擔演了舞團眾多獨舞和主要角色，並曾與多位傑出編舞家合作，包括 Kenneth MacMillan爵士、Frederick Ashton爵士、Anthony Dowell爵士、David Bintley、Jerome Robbins、Natalia Makarova、William Forsythe、Wayne Eagling、Jonathan Burrows、Andre Prokovsky、Ashley Page、Michael Clark 和 Nils Christie。
Fiona 的舞蹈足跡遍佈世界各地，她曾獲邀為英國皇家歌劇院擔任客席首席舞蹈員，於1983年加入荷蘭阿姆斯特丹 Scapino 芭蕾舞團。 她亦獲香港芭蕾舞團邀請成為客席首席舞蹈員，她擔演了舞團所有的主要角色。 另外，她也曾任蘇格蘭芭蕾舞團的客席藝術家，及於多齣與舞蹈有關的英國和香港電影中演出。
Fiona於香港藝術雜誌 “ Muse” 撰寫舞蹈評論，並曾為香港電台第三台 “What's on in HK" 主持節目。 她曾獲邀在多項舞蹈比賽擔任評判，其中包括在香港舉行的 RAD Solo Seal和亞洲國際芭蕾舞大賽。