Lewis Turner


born in Leicester, England

Ballet Education

2017−2013 Elmhurst Ballet School, Birmingham


2010 Apprenticeship at the Birmingham Royal Ballet through Prix de Lausanne /// 2011 Artist Birmingham Royal Ballet /// from 2015 First Artist /// 2017 Staatsballett Berlin


Kenneth MacMillan: Romeo and Juliet (Mercutio, Lead Mandolin) and Elite Syncopations (Alaskan Rag Pas de deux, Friday Night Solo); David Bintley: The King Dances (Le Roi Soleil), The Shakespeare Suite (Hamlet, Petruchio), The Prince of the Pagodas (Court Fool), Still Life at the Penguin Café (Texas Kangaroo Rat), Take Five (Flying Solo), Cinderella (Dancing Master) and Hobsons Choice (Excerpts) (Will Mossop); Frederick Ashton: La Fille mal gardée (Flute Boy) and Les Rendezvous (Pas de trois); Jessica Lang: Wink (The Youth) and Lyric Pieces; Peter Wright: (after Ivanov and Petipa) Swan Lake (Benno); Peter Wright: (after Petipa) Nutcracker (Nutcracker Doll, Clara: Dancing Partner) and Sleeping Beauty (Pas de quatre, Fairy Cavalier)

Repertory in Berlin

David Dawson: Voices (Dawson); Marcia Haydée: Sleeping Beauty (Puss-in-Boots); Johnny McMillan: Parliament (LAB_WORKS COVID_19), Oh Captain (LAB_WORKS 2022); Christian Spuck: Messa da Requiem; Pina Bausch: The Rite of Spring;

Competitions | Awards

2010 Laureate of the Prix de Lausanne /// 2010 Prix de Lausanne Contemporary Dance