He performed in the ballet, "Manon," in a Royal Ballet production at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London, England with Antoinette Sibley, Anthony Dowell, David Wall, Derek Rencher, Monica Mason, David Drew, Gerd Larsen, Wayne Eagling, David Ashmole, and Leslie Edwards in the cast.
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Wayne Sleep O.B.E.
5' 2" (1.57 m)
Did You Know?
On recruiting new young dancers in the United States, Wayne Sleep said,"The energy of kids in America is second to none."
Wayne Sleep studied with The Royal Ballet, and joined the company in 1966, becoming one of its principal dancers. He played "Mistoffelees" in the original London production of "Cats".