Sarah Brodbeck

SOLOIST

born in Zurich, Switzerland

BALLET EDUCATION

until 2004        Ballet School for the Opera House Zurich (Artistic Direction Doris Cana Beriozoff)

2004 − 2006   Tanz Akademie Zürich (Artistic Direction: Oliver Matz and Steffi Scherzer)

COMPETITIONS | AWARDS

2002                Royal Academy of Dance (R.A.D.) Solo Seal Examination

2003                Prix de Lausanne “Prix du meilleure suisse”

2003                Finalist at the Eurovision for Young Dancers          

2016                Award Ballett 2000, Cannes, France

ENGAGEMENTS

2006 − 2013   Ballett Zürich, since 2008 Soloist     

2013 – 2018   Royal Swedish Ballet, Principal Dancer

since 2018      Staatsballett Berlin, Soloist

REPERTORY

Mats Ek’s “Swan Lake” (Queen), “Juliet and Romeo” (Mother) and “Sleeping Beauty” (Golden Fairy); William Forsythe’s “The Vertiginous Thrill of Exactitude”, “Artifact” and “New Sleep”; Heinz Spoerli’s „A Midsummer Night’s Dream” (Titania) and “Le Sacre du Printemps” (Victim); Pontus Lidberg’s “Raymonda” (Raymonda); Pär Isberg’s “The Nutcracker” (Sugar Plum Fairy); Jiří Kylián’s “Bella Figura”

OTHER PARTICULARITIES

Part of the Forceful Feeling ballet company