Jonathan Burrows danced with the Royal Ballet for 13 years before leaving to pursue his own choreography. His main focus now is an ongoing series of duets with the composer Matteo Fargion, with whom he has given over 300 performances across 31 countries. Burrows and Fargion are contributing artists for William Forsythe’s Motionbank website project. Other high profile commissions include work for Sylvie Guillem, Forsythe’s Ballett Frankfurt and the National Theatre, London.
Burrows has been an Associate Artist at Kunstencentrum Vooruit in Gent, Belgium, London’s South Bank Centre and Kaaitheater Brussels. He is a visiting member of faculty at P.A.R.T.S.in Brussels and has also been Guest Professor at universities in London, Hamburg, Berlin, Gent, and Giessen. A Choreographer's Handbook (2010) by Jonathan is available from Routledge Publishing.