Vahe Martirosyan

SOLOIST

born in Yerevan, Armenia

BALLET EDUCATION

1995 - 1999    Armenian State Ballet School

1999 - 2001    Schweizerische Ballettberufsschule Zürich (SBBS)

COMPETITIONS | AWARDS

2001 Ballett Zürich, Principal Dancer /// 2012 Royal Swedish Ballet, Principal Dancer /// since 2018 Staatsballett Berlin, Soloist

REPERTORY

Mats Ek: »Juliet and Romeo« (Tybalt) and »Sleeping Beauty« (Carabosse); Heinz Spoerli: »The Nutcracker« (Nutcracker Prince), »A Midsummer Night's Dream« (Oberon), »Peer Gynt« (Peer, Death), »Der Tod und das Mädchen« (Death) and »Don Juan« (Don Juan); Jiří Kylián: »Stepping Stones« and »Petite Mort«; August Bournonville: »La Sylphide«; Rudolf Nurejew: »Don Quichotte« (Espada); Pär Isberg: »Swan Lake« (Rotbart); Arman Grigoryan: »Carmen« (Jose)

REPERTORY IN BERLIN

John Cranko: »Onegin« (Prince Gremin); John Cranko: »Romeo and Juliet« (Tybalt); Richard Siegal: »Oval« (»Balanchine | Forsythe | Siegal«)

OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS

Regular guest performances with »Roberto Bolle and Friends« (2008-2012) /// Part of the Forceful Feeling ballet company