(b Chertsey, Surrey, 12 Dec. 1979)
British dancer. He trained at Rambert School and danced with Scottish Dance Theatre from 1999, the Richard Alston Company from 2002, and Rambert Dance Company from 2008. A dancer of exceptional clarity of line and musical intelligence, Goddard became the first contemporary dancer to win the Critic's Circle Best Male Dancer award in 2007. He has created roles in numerous works, including Alston's Gypsy Mixture (2005) and danced the 2008 revival of Alston's Dutiful Ducks.