Sarah Hees-Hochster

Demi-Soloist

born in Tokyo, Japan

BALLET EDUCATION

2002–2003     Tokyo Ballet School
2003–2007     L'Ecole de Danse de Cannes-Mougins Rosella Hightower
2007–2008     Cannes Jeune Ballet Rosella Hightower

ENGAGEMENTS

2008 Opèra de Nice Côte d'Azur, Opèra Grand Avignon /// 2008 Soloist at Theater Ulm /// 2009 Staatstheater Meiningen, Landestheater Eisenach /// 2011 Ballet de l’ Opéra national du Rhin /// 2015 Leipziger Ballett /// 2017 Demi-Soloist at Royal Ballet Flanders (Opera Ballet Vlaanderen) /// since 2018 Staatsballett Berlin

REPERTORY

Mounique Loudière’s Coppèlia, Giselle and La Bohème; Uwe Scholz’s Rachmaninoff and Die Schöpfung; William Forsythe’s Workwithinwork; Sidi Larbi Cherkaouis’ L’Oiseau de Feu (Solo), Memento Mori and Exhibition; Crystal Pite’s Ten Duets on a Theme of Rescue; Jean-Christophe Maillot’s Faust (la Mort); Vaslav Nijinsky’s L’Après-midi d’un faune; Edward Clug’s Les Noces; Andonis Foniadakis’ Selon désir; Hofesh Shechter’s In your rooms; Jean-Philippe Dury’s The Nutcracker (Clara, Sugar Plum Fairy); Mario Schröder’s Rachmaninoff Lobgesang and Mozart Requiem; Iván Pérez’s Flesh; Heinz Spoerli’s Goldberg variations; Johan Inger’s As if; Lucinda Child’s Le Mandarin Merveilleux; Maurice Bejárt’s Variations pour une porte et un soupir; Thomas Noone’s Many; Rui Lopes Graça‘s Don Quichotte after Marius Petipa; Mathieu Guilhaumon’s Peer Gynt (Solveig); Thierry Malandain‘s Le Sang des étoiles; Stephan Toss’ Bolero and La Chambre noir; Aszure Barton’s Untouched; Benjamin Millepied’s Without; Amanda Miller’s Orfeo et Euridice; Roberto Scafati’s Coppélia; Stijn Celis' Your Passion Is Pure Joy To Me (Celis | Eyal); Anouk van Dijk's Distant Matter (van Dijk | Eyal); William Forsythe's The Second Detail (Balanchine | Forsythe | Siegal)

OTHER PARTICULARITIES

2010 Étoiles Gala Tokyo, Pierre Lacotte’s »Les Trois Mousquetaires« (The Young Girl)