Iana Balova

SOLOIST

born in Ufa

BALLETEDUCATION

Bashkir State Choreographic Academy Rudolf Nureyev
Scuola di Ballo-Accademia del Teatro alla Scala

ENGAGEMENTS

2010 Staatsballett Berlin, demi-soloist /// since 2011 soloist

REPERTORY IN BERLIN

Jerome Robbins’ Fancy Free and The Concert; Peter Schaufuss’ La Sylphide (Effie); Giorgio Madia’s Alice’s Wonderland (Alice, Assistant of the wizard) and OZ - The Wonderful Wizard (Dorothy, the yellow cat); Patrice Bart’s Swan Lake (four little swans, Italian princess, Tarantella, pas de trois), The Nutcracker (Marquises, Russian dance, Chinese), The Flaming Heart (Tarantella), Giselle (Solo Willi, Peasant pas de deux); Pierre Lacotte’s La Vivandière; Vladimir Malakhov’s La Péri (French Princess), Sleeping Beauty (red riding hood, friend), La Bayadère (Grand Pas), Cinderella, Yuri Burlaka / Vasily Medvedev’s La Esmeralda (friend of Esmeralda) and The Nutcracker (Clara); Ray Barra’s Snow Queen (Räubermutter); Kathlyn Pope’s Märchenballett ab 4: Dornröschen (Prinzessin Aurora) and SPACE CONTROL AREA For interest only! (Shut Up And Dance! Reloaded; David Simic’s Feelings of X+1=3 (Shut Up And Dance! Reloaded); Jiří Kylián’s Symphonie in D and Petite Mort (Duato | Kylián | Naharin); George Balanchine’s Serenade and Ballet Imperial; Uwe Scholz’ Ein Lindentraum and Der Feuervogel; Maurice Béjart’s Ring around the Ring; Kenneth MacMillan’s Manon; Frederick Ashton’s Sylvia; Boris Eifman’s Tchaikovsky (the girl); Mauro Bigonzetti’s Caravaggio; Tomaz Pandur / Ronald Savkovic’s Symphony Of Sorrowful Songs; John Cranko’s Onegin; Jodie Gates’ Courting the Invisible; Itzik Galili’s The Sofa; Angelin Preljocaj’s Snow White (Snow White) and The Nights; Heinz Spoerli’s Peer Gynt (Ingrid), William Forsythe’s Herman Schmerman (Duato | Forsythe | Goecke); Alexei Ratmansky’s Namouna (Ratmansky | Welch); Nacho Duato’s Sleeping Beauty (Puss-in-boots), Multiplicity. Forms of Silence and Emptiness and The Nutcracker (Snowflake/Waltz); Benjamin Millepied’s Daphnis et Chloé (Lycéion, Maillot | Millepied); Vìctor Ullate’s Don Quixote (Kitri’s friends); William Forsythe's The Second Detail (Balanchine | Forsythe | Siegal); John Cranko's Onegin (Olga)

OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS

Summer School: Royal Ballet School, London /// 1997 Ufa State Theatre Nurejew Gala | 2010 Les danses de l’amour Gala August Bournonville's La Sylphide (Pas de deux) | Genzano Flower Festival (Pas de deux) | 2011 Japan Tour, Gala The Frescoes