Julie Kent

#114666
Most Popular
Boost
Birthday
11, 1969
Birthplace
Bethesda, MD
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
11, 1969 (age 50)
Birthplace
Bethesda, MD

About

Ballet dancer and artistic director of The Washington Ballet. She was a principle dancer with the American Ballet Theatre from 1993 - 2015.

Before Fame

She was born in Bethesda, Maryland and studied dance at the Academy of the Maryland Youth Ballet.

Trivia

She appeared in the ballet cult hit Center Stage as prima ballerina Kathleen Donahue. 

Family Life

She married fellow American Ballet Theatre Victor Barbee in 1996.

Associated With

She was born Julie Cox, but when Mikhail Baryshnikov discovered her at age 16 he encouraged her to change it to Julie Kent.