Vahe Martirosyan

SOLOIST

born in Yerevan, Armenia

BALLET EDUCATION

1995 - 1999    Armenian State Ballet School

1999 - 2001    Schweizerische Ballettberufsschule Zürich (SBBS)

COMPETITIONS | AWARDS

2000                Pris de Lausanne Diplom

2005                Finalist at the Internationalen Ballet Competition Nagoya, Japan

2016                Ballett 2000 Award, Cannes, France 

ENGAGEMENTS

2001 − 2012 Ballett Zürich, Principal Dancer

2012 – 2018 Royal Swedish Ballet, Principal Dancer

since 2018      Staatsballett Berlin, Soloist

REPERTORY

Mats Ek’s “Juliet and Romeo” (Tybalt) and “Sleeping Beauty” (Carabosse); Heinz Spoerli’s "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’s “Stepping Stones” and “Petite Mort”; August Bournonville’s “La Sylphide”; Rudolf Nurejyev’s “Don Quichotte” (Espada); Pär Isberg’s “Swan Lake” (Rotbart); Arman Grigoryan’s “Carmen” (Jose)

OTHER PARTICULARITIES

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