Soloists Marian Walter

PRINCIPAL DANCER

born in Suhl, Thuringia

BALLETEDUCATION

1992-2000 Staatliche Ballettschule Berlin

COMPETITIONS | AWARDS

2004 1st Prize ÖTR-Dance Contest Vienna
2005 3rd Prize International Ballet Competition Helsinki
2005 3rd Prize International Ballet Competition Nagoya
2007 German Dance-Prize "Zukunft"

ENGAGEMENTS

2000-2002 Bayerisches Staatsballett Munich /// 2002 Ballett der Staatsoper Unter den Linden /// 2004 Demi-Soloist Staatsballett Berlin /// 2005-2010 Soloist /// since 2010 Principal Dancer

REPERTORY

“Sleeping Beauty” (Puss-in-boots), Patrice Bart´s “Swan Lake” (Benno), Angelin Preljocaj´s “Le Parc“ (one of the gardeners), Vladimir Malakhov´s “Cinderella“ (Fairy´s companion), Maurice Béjart´s “Ring um den Ring“ (Siegfried as a child), Vladimir Malakhov´s “La Bayadere” (Golden God, Solo-Fakir), Jirí Kylián´s “Sinfonie in D“, Angelin Preljocaj´s “Le Sacre du printemps“, Ray Barras “The Snow Queen” (the golden prince), Vladimir Malakhov´s “Cinderella” (prince), Vladimir Malakhov´s “Sleeping Beauty” (Pas-de-deux-Princess Florine – blue-bird), Patrice Bart´s “The Nutcracker” (Nutcracker Prince, Patissier, Pantalone, companion of the Snwo Queen), Boris Eifman´s “Tchaikovsky“ (Prince), Grand Pas de deux “Le Corsaire“, George Balanchine´s “Tchaikovsky-Pas-de-deux“, Jerome Robbins' “The Concert“, Jerome Robbins' “Fancy Free“, Grand Pas de deux “La Esmeralda“, August Bournonville´s Grand Pas de deux “Blumenfest von Genzano“, Frederick Ashton´s “Sylvia“ (Eros), “Glories of the Romantic Ballet“ (Pierre Lacottes “La Vivandière“), John Cranko´s “Onegin“ (Lenski), Peter Schaufuss' “La Sylphide“ (James), Clark Tippet´s “Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1“, Opening Gala 2008: Gyula Pandi´s “Lacrimosa“, “Malakhov & Friends 2008“: August Bournonville´s „Blumenfest in Genzano“, Vladimir Malakhov´s “La Péri“ (Achmed), Yuri Burlaka´s/Vasily Medvedev´s “La Esmeralda“ (Phoebus, Kapitän der Königlichen Bogenschützen), Heinz Spoerlis „Peer Gynt“ (Peer Gynt), John Cranko´s “Romeo und Julia“ (Romeo)

REPERTORY IN BERLIN

John Cranko´s “Onegin“ (Lenski) and “Romeo and Juliet“ (Romeo), Patrice Bart´s “Giselle“ (Albrecht) and “Swan Lake” (Siegfried), Nacho Duato´s “Sleeping Beuaty” (Prince Desiré) and “Castrati" (“Duato | Kylián | Naharin"), Yuri Burlaka´s/Vasily Medvedev´s “The Nutcracker” (Nutcracker Prince), George Balanchine´s “Jewels“ (Emeralds Pas de deux), Nacho Duato´s “The Nutcracker” (Nutcracker Prince), Jean-Christophe Maillot's "Altro Canto" (Solopart, "Maillot | Millepied"), John Cranko's "Onegin“ (Onegin)

OTHER PARTICULARITIES

guest performances: Festival “Basel tanzt“, Japan 2005

invitations: Gala 2004 in Nagoya, Japan /// 2006: Opernhaus Stettin Gala Program /// 2006 Theater Arnheim /NL: charity performance ARDT /// 2007 international Ballet-Star-Gala

more information: www.walter-salenko.de