Dinu Tamazlacaru

PRINCIPAL DANCER

born in Moldova

BALLETEDUCATION

1994-2000 National Choreographic College of Moldova (Alexander Iwanow)
2000-2002 Ballet Conservatorium of Vienna (Maxim Abzalow

COMPETITIONS | AWARDS

2001 2ndPrize at the 4thBallet and Dance Contest Austria /// 2002 Winner of Prix de Lausanne /// 2002 1stPrize International Ballet Competition Arabesque Perm

ENGAGEMENTS

2002 Ballett der Staatsoper Unter den Linden /// 2003 Demi-Soloist /// 2004 Staatsballett Berlin /// since 2007 Soloist /// since 2012 Principal Dancer

REPERTORY

Swan Lake (Prince Siegfried), Marius Petipa's/Juri Grigorowitsch's Don Quixote (Basil), Coppélia (Franz), Pas de deux Flamme de Paris, Pas de deux Diana & Aktaeon, Pas de deux Grand Pas Classique

REPERTORY IN BERLIN

Rudolf Nurejew's Sleeping Beauty (Pas-de-deux-blue-bird – Princess Florine), Vladimir Malakhov's La Bayadere (Golden God); Cinderella (Fairy's companion); Sleeping Beauty (Pas-de-deux-blue-bird – Princess Florine), Patrice Bart's Giselle (Peasant-Pas-de-deux); Swan Lake (Tarantella-Solo, Benno, Prince Siegfried); The Nutcracker (Nutcracker Prince, Russian dance, Fritz); Das flammende Herz (Jefferson Hogg / Tarantella-Solo), George Balanchine's Ballet Imperial (Pas de trois); Tchaikovsky-Pas-de-deux; Jewels (Rubies pas de deux) Nacho Duato's Without Words,  Ring around the Ring (Siegfried as a child, Mime), Malakhov & Friends (Gopak), Shut up and dance! (Au suivant), Boris Eifman's Tchaikovsky (Prince), Opening Gala 2006: George Balanchine's Tchaikovsky Pas de Deux (with Gillian Murphy), Jerome Robbins' Fancy Free, Glories of the Romantic Ballet (Pierre Lacotte's Le Papillon), Peter Schaufuss' La Sylphide (James, Gurn), William Forsythe's The Vertiginous Thrill of Exactitude, Opening Gala 2008 and Malakhov & Friends 2008 (Ben van Cauwenberghs Les Bourgeois), Opening Gala 2009 (George Balanchine's Allegro Brillante), John Cranko's Onegin (Lenski); Romeo and Juliet (Mercutio), Yuri Burlaka and Vasily Medvedev's La Esmeralda (Gringoire, a poet), Heinz Spoerli's Peer Gynt (mountain king), William Forsythe's Herman Schmerman (Duato | Forsythe | Goecke), Marco Goecke's and the sky on that cloudy old day (Duato | Forsythe | Goecke), Nacho Duato's The Nutcracker (Nutcracker Prince) Benjamin Millepied's Daphnis et Chloé (Bryaxis, Maillot | Millepied)

OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS

Invitations: 2002 Fanny-Elssler-Gala Vienna /// 2003 Gran Gala Nepal /// 2004 Gala-Program an  Teatro alla Scala /// 2005 Gala-Program Scheveningen /// 2006 Gala-Program Croatian National Theatre Zagreb /// 2009 New Year's Concert Vienna