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), Amour and Kitri's Friend (Don Quixote), 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.
Emma Maguire and Alexander Campbell in The Nutcracker
Emma Maguire, Dawid Trzensimiech and Akane Takada in Monotones I
Iohna Loots, Kenta Kura and Emma Maguire in the pas de trios in Swan Lake, Act I
Leticia Stock, Vadim Muntagirov, Melissa Hamilton and Emma Maguire in rehearsal for Symphonic Variations, The Royal Ballet
Sander Blommaert, Emma Maguire and Nicol Edmonds in The Nutcracker, The Royal Ballet
Alexander Campbell and Emma Maguire in In the Night, The Royal Ballet
Helen Crawford, Emma Maguire and Dawid Trzensimiech in Jewels, The Royal Ballet
Leticia Stock, Melissa Hamilton and Emma Maguire in rehearsal for Symphonic Variations, The Royal Ballet
Emma Maguire in Tryst, The Royal Ballet
Emma Maguire in Sweet Violets, The Royal Ballet
Liam Scarlett and Emma Maguire in the Neapolitan Dance in Swan Lake, Act III