Marina Kanno

DEMI-SOLOIST

born in Fujisawa, Japan

BALLET EDUCATION

Kimura-Kimika-Ballet School, Yokohama
2003–2005     Vaganova Ballet Academy, St. Petersburg

ENGAGEMENTS

2005 Ballet of Wiener Staatsoper /// 2007 Staatsballett Berlin /// since 2010 Demi-Soloist

REPERTORY

Elena Tschernischova: »Giselle« (friends of Giselle, Zylmé); Renato Zanella: »The Nutcracker«; John Neumeier: »Wie es euch gefällt« (Court Ladies); Gyula Harangozo: »Coppelia« (friends); Rudolf Nurejew: »Swan Lake« (princess, four little swans, solo waltz); Marius Petipa: »Paquita« (Solo); Frederick Ashton: »La fille mal gardée« (friends); John Cranko: »Romeo and Juliet« (lily girls)

REPERTORY IN BERLIN

Vladimir Malakhov: »Sleeping Beauty« (blue-bird-Pas de deux, Fairy ›Canari qui chante‹), »Cinderella« (spring fairy) and »La Bayadère« (Grand Pas); Frederick Ashton: »Sylvia« (little goats); Patrice Bart: »Swan Lake« (four little swans, Solo Tarantella), »The Nutcracker« (Luise, Chinese dance, Solo Marquise) and »Giselle« (Peasant-Pas-de-deux); Boris Eifman: »Tschaikowsky« (Girl); Pierre Lacotte: »La Vivandiére«; Mauro Bigonzetti: »Caravaggio«; John Cranko: »Onegin« (Olga) and »Romeo and Juliet« (Carnival, lilies); Angelin Preljocaj: »The Nights«; Nacho Duato: »Sleeping Beauty« (blue-bird-Pas de deux, Fairy ›Canari qui chante‹) and »The Nutcracker« (Chinese dance); Ohad Naharin: »Secus« (»Duato | Kylián | Naharin«); Jiři Kylián: »Petite Mort« (»Duato | Kylián | Naharin«); George Balanchine: »Jewels« (Rubies); Benjamin Millepied: »Daphnis et Chloé« (Quartett) (»Maillot | Millepied«); Hofesh Shechter: »The Art of Not Looking Back« (»Duato | Shechter«); Vìctor Ullate: »Don Quixote« (Kitri: friends); Vasily Medvedev/Yuri Burlaka: »The Nutcracker« (Prince's sister, Princess); Alexei Ratmansky: »La Bayadère« (Grand Pas d'action)

OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS

2006 New Year´s Concert Wien (Choreography by John Neumeier) /// 2009 Giselle, Tokyo /// 2010 Don Quixote (Kitri), Tokyo /// 2010 Asteras Ballet-Gala, New National Theater, Japan