Soloists Ilenia Montagnoli

SOLOIST

born in Verona, Italy

BALLETEDUCATION

2004 – 2005 Teatro Cargano, Milan

COMPETITION | AWARDS

1st prizes in the competitions in Perugia, Rieti, Spoleto and Treviso
2011 “Anita Bucchi“ Award for Best Female Dancer

ENGAGEMENTS

2005 – 2008 Staatsballett Berlin
2008 – 2012 Arena di Verona
Since 2012 Staatsballett Berlin

REPERTORY

Nikos Lagousakos‘ “Romeo and Juliet” (Juliet), Renato Zanella‘s “Apollon musagète” (Terpsichore) and "The Firebird", Maria Grazia Garofoli‘s “Narcissus”, “Don Quixote” (Mercedes, Dulcinea)

REPERTORY IN BERLIN

Patrice Bart‘s “Swan Lake” (Big swans, Spanish dance), “The Nutcracker” and “Giselle” (Giselle, Solo-Wilis, Myrtha), Frederick Ashton‘s “Sylvia” (Terpsichore), Vladimir Malakhov‘s “Sleeping Beauty”;, “Cinderella” and “La Bayadere” (Grand Pas), George Balanchine‘s “Ballet Imperial” and “Serenade”, John Cranko‘s “Onegin”, Maurice Béjart‘s “Ring around the Ring”, Sir Kenneth MacMillan‘s “Manon”, David Parsons‘ “The Envelope”, Boris Eifman‘s “Tchaikovsky”, August Bournonville‘s “La Sylphide”, Giorgio Madia‘s “OZ – The Wonderful Wizard” (Glinda), Jiři Kyliáns “Click-Pause-Silence“ (“Duato | Kylián“)

OTHER PARTICULARITIES

Guest performances in Venice, Erfurt and Rome (“Exelsior” and “Giselle”)

2004 Boston Ballet Scholarship
2009 Commercials for Mercedes Benz and the International Red Cross
2010 International Ballet Festival of Miami (“White Swan” and “La Traviata”)
2011 Gala Città di Roma (“Sleeping Beauty”)