Ballet

Carola Schwab

Erste Charaktersolistin
Nationality

German

Education

Palucca Hochschule für Tanz Dresden, Germany

Awards

Mary Wigman Price (1994)

Acting jobs

Semperoper Ballett (since 1977, 1984-1996 Soloist, 1996-2002 Principal, since 2009 Principal Character Soloist) Project Manager at the education department »Junge Szene« of the Saxon State Opera (since 2005)

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Nationality

German

Education

Palucca Hochschule für Tanz Dresden, Germany

Awards

Mary Wigman Price (1994)

Acting jobs

Semperoper Ballett (since 1977, 1984-1996 Soloist, 1996-2002 Principal, since 2009 Principal Character Soloist) Project Manager at the education department »Junge Szene« of the Saxon State Opera (since 2005)

Repertoire

Swanhilda »Coppélia«, Farfalle »Le Papillon«, Fire Bird »The Firebird«, Undine »Undine«, Carmen »Carmen«, Woman »Apocalyptica«, Juliet »Romeo and Juliet«, Cordelia »Lear« (H. Wandtke); Mephistophela »Abraxas« (K. Russu); Girl »Rapport«, Dulcinea »Don Quixote« (B. Cullberg); Young Girl »The Green Table/Der Grüne Tisch« (K. Jooss); Lioness »The Tamer«, Solo »Bolero« (E. Pöstényi); Susanne »Plagegeister« (F. Klaus); Isolde »Tristan«, Rosalind, Audrey »As You Like It«, Chloë »Daphnis and Chloë«, Woman »Afternoon of a Faun« (J. Neumeier); Katharine »The Taming Of The Shrew« (J. Cranko); Woge auf steinigem Grund, The Four Seasons, Les Noces, Auf der Suche, Altera Pars, Die Toteninsel, Fading Away, Percussion (S. Thoss); Evasion (H. Riveros); Le Sacre (Productions by J. Bönig, J. Neumeier); Mahler (M. Bigonzetti); Schönberg (R. Dörnen); Ways (P. Zuska); Pierrot Lunaire (G. Tetley); Desdemona »The Moors Pavane« (J. Limone); Madame de Renal »Rot und Schwarz« (U. Scholz); Nuages (J. Kylián); Ottilie »Elective Affinities/ Wahlverwandtschaften« (T. Schilling); Queen Sophie »The Sleeping Beauty«, Rani, Nikiya’s mother »La Bayadère«, Dowager Princess »Swan Lake«, Grandmother »The Nutcracker« (A. S. Watkin after M. Petipa); Duchess of Montague, Nun »Romeo and Juliet«, Guest »The Legend of Joseph« (S. Celis)

Other

Danced in various projects of young choreographers
World Premieres in the music theatre of semper kleine szene: »Zueinander« (2008); »Ut-Op.Er« (2009)
Carola Schwab
In the following pieces playing part: