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: »Quintett«; Mats Ek: »Swan Lake« (Swan, Spanish Dance), »Juliet and Romeo« (Benvolio, Peter) and »Fireplace«; Jiří Kylián: »Indigo Rose« and »Evening Songs«; Sasha Waltz: »Körper«; Wim Vandekeybus: »Puur«; Sharon Eyal: »Half Life«; Alexander Ekman: »A Midsummer Night's Dream«; Christopher Wheeldon: »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

REPERTORY IN BERLIN

Anouk van Dijk: »Distant Matter« (»van Dijk | Eyal«); Stijn Celis: »Your Passion Is Pure Joy To Me« (»Celis | Eyal«); Richard Siegal: »Oval« (»Balanchine | Forsythe | Siegal«); Jefta van Dinther: »Plateau Effect«; Emanuel Gat: »Sunny«; Sharon Eyal: »STRONG« (»Ekman | Eyal«); Emanuel Gat: »Sunny«, Johnny McMillan: »Parliament«

CHOREOGRAPHIES

»The Zero« (as part of LAB_WORKS COVID_19)

OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS

Guest with Sasha Waltz & Guests