Emma Maguire is a Soloist of The Royal Ballet. She trained at The Royal Ballet School and graduated into the Company in 2002. She was promoted to First Artist in 2007 and Soloist in 2011.
Maguire was born in Leeds and entered The Royal Ballet Lower School aged 11. In her final year she won the Paul Clarke Award and bronze medal at the Adeline Genée Awards. Her repertory with the Company includes Princess Stephanie (Mayerling), Vera (A Month in the Country), Clara and the Rose Fairy (The Nutcracker), blue girl (Les Patineurs), Hunca Munca (Tales of Beatrix Potter), Fairy of the Golden Vine (The Sleeping Beauty), Fairy Spring (Cinderella) and Great Auk (‘Still Life’ at the Penguin Café).
Maguire has created a number of roles for the Company, including Little Dot (Sweet Violets) and roles in Les Saisons and Asphodel Meadows.
Leticia Stock, Vadim Muntagirov, Melissa Hamilton and Emma Maguire in rehearsal for Symphonic Variations, The Royal Ballet © ROH/Tristram Kenton, 2014
Leticia Stock, Melissa Hamilton and Emma Maguire in rehearsal for Symphonic Variations, The Royal Ballet © ROH/Tristram Kenton, 2014
Emma Maguire, Dawid Trzensimiech and Akane Takada in Monotones I © ROH/Tristram Kenton, 2013
Alexander Campbell and Emma Maguire in In the Night, The Royal Ballet © ROH/Tristram Kenton, 2012
Sander Blommaert, Emma Maguire and Nicol Edmonds in The Nutcracker, The Royal Ballet © ROH/Bill Cooper, 2012
Emma Maguire and Alexander Campbell in The Nutcracker © ROH/Bill Cooper, 2012
Emma Maguire in Sweet Violets, The Royal Ballet © ROH/Bill Cooper, 2012
Liam Scarlett and Emma Maguire in the Neapolitan Dance in Swan Lake, Act III © ROH 2011
Iohna Loots, Kenta Kura and Emma Maguire in the pas de trios in Swan Lake, Act I © Bill Cooper/ROH 2011
Helen Crawford, Emma Maguire and Dawid Trzensimiech in Jewels, The Royal Ballet © ROh/Tristram Kenton, 2011
Emma Maguire © Andrej Uspenski 2013
Emma Maguire in Tryst, The Royal Ballet © ROH/Bill Cooper, 2010