Peter Martins

po_Martins-PeterPeter Martins (born October 27, 1946) is a Danish danseur and choreographer.

Martins was a principal dancer with the Royal Danish Ballet and with The New York City Ballet, where he joined George Balanchine, Jerome Robbins and John Taras as ballet master in 1981, retired from dancing in 1983 at which time he became Co-Ballet Master-In-Chief with Robbins, and since 1990 has borne sole responsibility for artistic leadership of City Ballet.