Charlotte Ballet Names Hope Muir Artistic Director
Hope assumes artistic director role in July 2017
Current President & Artistic Director Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux remains in position through 2016/2017 Season
Charlotte Ballet is excited to announce that the board of trustees selected Hope Muir, as Charlotte Ballet’s new artistic director. Hope’s appointment is effective July 2017.
Over the next year Hope will work closely with the board and staff in preparation for the 2017/2018 Season, her first as artistic director.
“I am thrilled and honored to have been invited to be the new artistic director of Charlotte Ballet at such an exciting time in the company’s development,” Hope said. “Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux and Patricia McBride have built a family of artists, produced exciting and varied work, and grown a loyal audience. I relish the opportunity to build on the company’s tradition of excellence and lead it forward for the next generation.”