Ballet

Elena Karpuhina

Second Soloist
Nationality

Belgian

Education

University for Music and Theater Munich, Germany; Municipal Ballet School Danzig, Poland

Awards

Semi-Finalist Prix de Lausanne (2007); Finalist, awarded »Sylvia Co –Award« (Promising young dancer) International Competition in Varna (2006); 2. Place Eurovision Young Dancer’s Competition (2005); 3. Place International Ballet Competition in Brno (2003)

Acting jobs

Semperoper Ballett (since 2015, since 2016 Coryphée, since 2018 Second Soloist); Bavarian State Ballet, Germany; Ballett Classique Munich, Germany

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Nationality

Belgian

Education

University for Music and Theater Munich, Germany; Municipal Ballet School Danzig, Poland

Awards

Semi-Finalist Prix de Lausanne (2007); Finalist, awarded »Sylvia Co –Award« (Promising young dancer) International Competition in Varna (2006); 2. Place Eurovision Young Dancer’s Competition (2005); 3. Place International Ballet Competition in Brno (2003)

Acting jobs

Semperoper Ballett (since 2015, since 2016 Coryphée, since 2018 Second Soloist); Bavarian State Ballet, Germany; Ballett Classique Munich, Germany

Repertoire

Titania, Pease blossom, »The Dream« (F. Ashton); Shade Pas de Trois, »La Bayadère« (A. S. Watkin); Fairy of Beauty, Princess Florine, »The Sleeping Beauty«, Little Swans, Russian Princess, Pas de Sept Princess, »Swan Lake«, »Don Quixote« (A. S. Watkin); Marie, »The Nutcracker (A. S. Watkin & J. Beechey); Cigarreras, »Carmen« (J. Inger); »Manon« (K. MacMillan); Second Soloist in »Theme and Variations«, »The Four Temperaments« (G. Balanchine); »Artifact Suite«, »Impressing the Czar« (W. Forsythe); Grey Girl »Les Biches« (B. Nijinska); French Ballerina »Série Noire«, Odile »Once Upon An Ever After (T. Kohler); Raymonda, Swan Lake (R. Barra); Olympia »The Lady of the Camellias«, A Cinderella Story, The Nutcracker, Illusions – like ›Swan Lake‹ (J. Neumeier); The Sleeping Beauty (I. Liska); La Bayadere (P. Bart); Olga »Onegin«, The Taming of the Shrew, Romeo and Juliet (J.Cranko); Viola concert (M. Schläpfer); Der Sturm (J. Mannes); Migrant Birds (J. Kyliàn); Brahms/Schöneberg Concert (G. Balanchine); Artifact (W. Forsythe); Clara »The Nutcracker« (M. Petipa/R. Kovac-Pop)

Other

Professor for Classical Ballet at University of Music and Theater Munich, Academy of Ballet (2013-2015)
Teacher at Munich International Ballet School (2012-2015)
Teacher at Ballet School Vilsbiburg (2012-2013)

Elena Karpuhina
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