Olaf Kollmannsperger

SOLOIST

born in Madrid, Spain

BALLET EDUCATION

1995 – 2005 Royal Conservatory in Madrid

COMPETITIONS | AWARDS

Dance Marathon at the Teatro de Madrid (1st prize)

ENGAGEMENTS

2003 Europa Danse (under Jean-Albert Cartier), Grasse /// 2005 Royal Swedish Ballet, Stockholm (2008 Stockholm 59° North) /// 2010 Zürich Ballet /// Since 2014 Staatsballett Berlin

REPERTORY

Sir Kenneth MacMillan: »Romeo and Juliet« (Romeo); Mats Ek: »Sleeping Beauty« (Prince Désiré) and »Rattika«; Heinz Spoerli: »Swan Lake« (Prince Siegfried, Pas de trois), »… und mied den Wind«, »Goldberg Variations«, »Das Lied von der Erde«, »A Midsummer Night's Dream« and »The Nutcracker«; Marc Ribaud: »Coppélia« (Franz); Christian Spuck: »Woyzeck« (Woyzeck), »Romeo and Juliet« (Romeo) and »Leonce and Lena« (Prinz Leonce); Maurice Béjart: »Le Sacre du printemps«; Nacho Duato: »Castrati«; Jiří Kylián: »27'52«; Birgit Cullberg: »Miss Julie«; Jerome Robbins: »In the Night«; Hans van Manen: »Solo«; Nils Christe: »Moving Glass«; Alexei Ratmansky: »Namouna« (Pirate); Patrice Bart: »Gustav III« and »Giselle« (Peasant pas de deux); George Balanchine: »Theme and Variations« (demi solo); Jean-Christophe Maillot: »Cendrillon« (Friend of the prince); Mauro Bigonzetti: »Kazimir's Colors« (Solo); Walter Bourke: »Grand Tarantella«; Natalia Conus: »Swan Lake« (Jester)

REPERTORY IN BERLIN

Patrice Bart: »Giselle« (Peasant pas de deux); Nacho Duato: »Sleeping Beauty« (Four Princes), »Castrati« (»Duato | Kylián | Naharin«), »Herrumbre« and »The Nutcracker« (Waltz); Jiří Kylián: »Click-Pause-Silence« (»Duato | Kylián«); William Forsythe: »The Second Detail« (»Balanchine | Forsythe | Siegal«); Sharon Eyal: »Half Life« (»van Dijk | Eyal«); John Cranko: »Romeo and Juliet« (Mercutio, Benvolio); Patrice Bart: »Swan Lake« (Benno von Sommerstein); August Bournonville: »La Sylphide« (Gurn); Vasily Medvedev/Yuri Burlaka: »The Nutcracker« (Mouse King); Alexei Ratmansky: La Bayadère (Toloragwa)

CHOREOGRAPHIES

2017 »Andromeda« (im Rahmen von »Dance\\\Ruption«)

OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS

Also acts as choreographer, six works to date