Ksenia Ovsyanick

PRINCIPAL DANCER

born in Belarus

BALLET EDUCATION

1999–2005 Belorussian State Ballet College
2005–2008 English National Ballet School

COMPETIONS | AWARDS

2018 “Dance Open“ Award, St. Petersburg
2012 UK Critic’s Circle National Dance Award, Outstanding classical performance
2013 Benois de la Danse, Best female dancer nomination

Prizewinner at the international ballet competitions :
2007 Prix de Lausanne
2006 Beijing International Ballet Competition 
2004 Harkov International Ballet Competition

ENGAGEMENTS

2008–2016 English National Ballet
since 2018 - Staatsballett Berlin  

REPERTORY

Marius Petipa’s and Derek Deane’s “Swan Lake“ (Odette/Odile), Kenneth McMillan’s “Sleeping Beauty” (Aurora/Lilac fairy); “Elite Syncopations” (Stop Time Rag girl), Marius Petipa’s and Anne-Marie Holmes’s “Le Corsaire” (Medora/Guilnaire), Mary Skeaping’s “Giselle” (title role), John Cranko's "Onegin" (Olga), George Williamson’s “Firebird” (title role), Yabin Wang’s “Medea” (title role), Wayne Eagling’s “The Nutcracker” (Clara), George Williamson’s and Michail Fokin’s “Scheherazade” (Zobeïda), Jiří Kylián’s “Petite Mort”, Itzik Galili’s “The earth shall bear again”, Liam Scarlet’s “No Man’s Land” (second Pas de deux), Michail Fokin’s “Le Spectre de la rose”; “Dying Swan”

REPERTORY IN BERLIN

Nacho Duato’s “The Nutcracker” (Clara); “Sleeping Beauty” (Aurora), Patrice Bart’s “Giselle” (Giselle), George Balanchine's "Jewels“ (Diamonds Pas de deux, Rubes Pas de deux), Jiři Kyliáns „Petite Mort” („Duato | Kylián | Naharinʺ), Nacho Duato's "Erde" ("Duato | Shechter”), John Cranko's “Onegin” (Olga), Nacho Duato's “Por vos Muero” (“Doda | Goecke | Duato”),  Vìctor Ullates "Don Quixote” (Kitri, Dyradenqueen), Nacho Duato's “Romeo&Juliet” (Juliet), Nacho Duato's “Por vos Muero”

OTHER PARTICULARITIES

Guest performances:  Opéra National de Paris (Palais Garnier), Royal Opera House Muscat, Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, Royal Albert Hall London, Buckingham Palace, Closing ceremony of Olympics in London 2012 and “Concert for Diana” at Wembley Stadium

Gala performances: China, Singapore, India, Russia, Greece, Sweden, Italy, Latvia, Belarus, Oman and others

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