Ross Martinson

DEMI-SOLOIST

born in Cardiff, Wales

BALLET EDUCATION

1995–2000     Royal Ballet School White Lodge London, England
2000–2003     Royal Ballet Upper School London, England

COMPETITIONS | AWARDS

2013 Audience First Choice Award at the 17th International Solo Dance Theatre Festival Stuttgart

ENGAGEMENTS

2003 Cannes Jeune Ballet Rosella Hightower /// 2004 Ballet de l'Opéra national du Rhin /// 2006 Introdans, Arnhem, Netherlands /// 2009 Staatstheater Mainz /// 2012 Freelance /// 2015 Royal Swedish Ballet /// since 2018 Staatsballett Berlin

REPERTORY

William Forsythe’s »Quintett«; Mats Ek’s »Swan Lake« (Swan, Spanish Dance), »Juliet and Romeo« (Benvolio, Peter) and »Fireplace«; Jiří Kylián’s »Indigo Rose« and »Evening Songs«; Sasha Waltz’ »Körper«; Wim Vandekeybus’ »Puur«; Sharon Eyal’s »Half Life«; Alexander Ekman’s »A Midsummer Night’s Dream«; Christopher Wheeldon’s »Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland« (The Mad Hatter); as well as pieces by Nacho Duato, Hans van Manen, Maurice Béjart, Jo Strømgren, Nils Christie, Didy Veldman, Andonis Foniadakis, Lucinda Childs, Georg Reischl, Felix Landerer, Shang-chi Sun and Lenka Vagnerova

OTHER PARTICULARITIES

Guest with Sasha Waltz & Guests