Marian Walter

PRINCIPAL DANCER

born in Suhl, Thuringia

BALLETEDUCATION

1992-2000 Staatliche Ballettschule Berlin

COMPETITIONS | AWARDS

2004 1st place ÖTR-Dance Contest Vienna /// 2005 3rd place International Ballet Competition Helsinki /// 2005 3rd place International Ballet Competition Nagoya /// 2007 German Dance Award Zukunft /// 2018 Berliner Kammertänzer

ENGAGEMENTS

2000-2002 Bayerisches Staatsballett Munich /// 2002 Ballett der Staatsoper Unter den Linden /// 2004 Demi-Soloist Staatsballett Berlin /// 2005-2010 Soloist /// since 2010 Principal Dancer

REPERTORY

Sleeping Beauty (Puss-in-boots), Patrice Bart´s Swan Lake (Benno), Angelin Preljocaj´s Le Parc (one of the gardeners), Vladimir Malakhov´s Cinderella (Fairy´s companion), Maurice Béjart´s Ring um den Ring (Siegfried as a child), Vladimir Malakhov´s La Bayadère (Golden God, Solo-Fakir), Jirí Kylián´s Sinfonie in D, Angelin Preljocaj´s Le Sacre du printemps, Ray Barras The Snow Queen (the golden prince), Vladimir Malakhov´s Cinderella (prince), Vladimir Malakhov´s Sleeping Beauty (Pas-de-deux-Princess Florine – blue-bird), Patrice Bart´s The Nutcracker (Nutcracker Prince, Patissier, Pantalone, companion of the Snwo Queen), Boris Eifman´s Tchaikovsky (Prince), Grand Pas de deux Le Corsaire, George Balanchine´s Tchaikovsky pas de deux, Jerome Robbins' The Concert, Jerome Robbins' Fancy Free, Grand Pas de deux La Esmeralda, August Bournonville´s Grand Pas de deux Blumenfest von Genzano, Frederick Ashton´s Sylvia (Eros), Glories of the Romantic Ballet (Pierre Lacottes La Vivandière), John Cranko´s Onegin (Lenski), Peter Schaufuss' La Sylphide (James), Clark Tippet´s Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1, Opening Gala 2008: Gyula Pandi´s Lacrimosa, Malakhov & Friends 2008: August Bournonville´s Blumenfest in Genzano, Vladimir Malakhov´s La Péri (Achmed), Yuri Burlaka and Vasily Medvedev´s La Esmeralda (Phoebus, Kapitän der Königlichen Bogenschützen), Heinz Spoerli's Peer Gynt (Peer Gynt), John Cranko´s Romeo und Julia (Romeo), Nacho Duato´s The Nutcracker (Nutcracker Prince), Jean-Christophe Maillot's Altro Canto (Solopart, Maillot | Millepied), John Cranko's Onegin (Onegin), Vìctor Ullate´s Don Quixote (Sancho Pansa), John Cranko's Romeo and Juliet (Romeo), Patrice Bart´s Giselle (Albrecht) and Swan Lake (Siegfried), Nacho Duato´s Sleeping Beauty (Prince Desiré) and Castrati (Duato | Kylián | Naharin), Yuri Burlaka and Vasily Medvedev´s The Nutcracker (Nutcracker Prince), George Balanchine´s Jewels (Emeralds Pas de deux), August Bournonville's La Sylphide (James), Alexei Ratmansky's La Bayadère (Solor), George Balanchine's Theme and Variations (Balanchine | Forsythe | Siegal)

OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS

Guest performances: Festival Basel tanzt, Japan 2005

Invitations: Gala 2004 in Nagoya, Japan /// 2006: Opernhaus Stettin Gala Program /// 2006 Theater Arnheim /NL: charity performance ARDT /// 2007 international Ballet-Star-Gala