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'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 Nurejew's Don Quichotte (Espada); Pär Isberg's Schwanensee (Rotbart); Arman Grigoryan's Carmen (Jose)

REPERTORY IN BERLIN

John Cranko's Onegin (Prince Gremin); John Cranko's Romeo and Juliet (Tybalt); Richard Siegal's Oval (Balanchine | Forsythe | Siegal)

OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS

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