Alexander Shpak

DEMI-SOLOIST

Born in Kharkov, Ukraine

BALLETEDUCATION

1995–2002     Kharkov Ballet School, Ukraine
2002–2005     Perm State Ballet School, Russia
2005–2007     John Cranko Ballet Academy Stuttgart, Germany

ENGAGEMENTS

since 2007 Staatsballett Berlin

REPERTORY IN BERLIN

Patrice Bart’s »The Nutcracker« (Fritz); »Swan Lake« (Neapolitan dance); Mauro Bigonzetti’s »Caravaggio« (Bachus); Boris Eifman’s »Tchaikovsky« (Jocker); Tomaz Pandur’s/Ronald Savkovic’s »Symphony Of Sorrowful Songs«; Giorgio Madia’s »OZ – The Wonderful Wizard« (Tin Man); John Cranko’s »Romeo and Juliet« (Benvolio); Marco Goecke’s »and the sky on that cloudy old day« (»Duato | Forsythe | Goecke«); Tim Plegge’s »They« (»Masse«); Vasily Medvedev’s/Yuri Burlaka’s »The Nutcracker« (Danse des bouffons); Angelin Preljocaj’s »The Nights«; Nacho Duato’s »Sleeping Beauty« (Trio, Puss-in-boots); »Multiplicity. Forms of Silence and Emptiness«; Vladimir Malakhov’s »La Bayadere« (Mahdawaja, Golden Idol); Ohad Naharin’s »Secus« (»Duato | Kylián | Naharin«); Patrice Bart’s »Giselle« (Peasant-Pas-de-deux); George Balanchine’s »Jewels« (Rubies); Nacho Duato’s »The Nutcracker« (Pierrot/Waltz); Benjamin Millepied’s »Daphnis et Chloé« (Quartett) (»Maillot | Millepied«)