Christian Pforr

Corps de ballet

Christian Pforr

Corps de ballet
On stage at Stuttgarter Ballett Oberer Schloßgarten 6, 70173 Stuttgart

Sun 17. Oct / 14:00
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Christian Pforr was born in Boston (USA) and grew up in Brookline, Massachusetts. He began his ballet training at the age of 12 at the Bookline Ballet School. In 2011 he went to the ABT Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School in New York City before he attended the Ballettschule des Hamburg Ballett in 2013. One year later he joined the Boston Ballet School from which he graduated in 2016.

After graduating Christian Pforr became a member of Boston Ballet II where he danced until 2018. At the beginning of the 2018/19 season he became a member of Stuttgart Ballet’s Corps de ballet.

Christian Pforr took part in several competitions. In 2013 he was a participant at the Prix de Lausanne, in 2016 at the Helsinki International Ballet Competition. At the Valentina Kozlova International Ballet Competition in 2017 he received a prize for the „ Best compulsory classical variation”.


Solo Roles with the Stuttgart Ballet
  • Einssein (Mauro Bigonzetti)
  • Everybody Needs Some/Body (Roman Novitzky)
  • Kaash (Akram Khan)
  • One of a Kind (Jiří Kylián)
  • The Lady of the Camellias (John Neumeier): Manon's admirer
  • The Sleeping Beauty (Marcia Haydée after Petipa): Blue Bird, Puss in Boots

Specially created Roles
  • IT.FLOPPY.RABBIT (Katarzyna Kozielska)
  • Resonanz (Agnes Su)

Specially created Roles at Noverre: Young Choreographers
  • Pompei (Aurora De Mori)
  • Rosie fällt (Morgann Runacre-Temple)

Corps de ballet Roles with the Stuttgart Ballet
  • Bolero (Maurice Béjart)
  • Concerto for Flute and Harp (John Cranko)
  • Hikarizatto (Itzik Galili)
  • Mayerling (Kenneth MacMillan): a.o. Loschek
  • Romeo and Juliet (John Cranko)
  • Swan Lake (John Cranko)
  • Symphony in C (George Balanchine)
  • The Lady of the Camellias (John Neumeier)
  • The Sleeping Beauty (Marcia Haydée after Petipa)

Corps de ballet Roles with Boston Ballet II
  • Artifact (William Forsythe)
  • La Sylphie (August Bournonville)
  • Romeo and Juliet (John Cranko)
  • Stravinsky Violin Concerto (George Balanchine)
  • Swan Lake (Mikko Nissinen)
  • The Sleeping Beauty (Marius Petipa)