Alessandro Giaquinto

Corps de ballet

Alessandro Giaquinto

Corps de ballet

Vita

Alessandro Giaquinto was born in Scandiano (Italy) and grew up there. At the age of ten he received his first ballet training at the Progetto Danza in Scandiano. From 2011 to 2016 he continued his education at the John Cranko Schule, from which he graduated in July 2016. In 2012 Marco Goecke and Louis Stiens created the role of Gene in the Coproduction Dancer in the Dark with the Schauspiel Stuttgart for him.

In the 2016/17 season he joined the Stuttgart Ballet as an apprentice, one season later he became a member of the Corps de ballet.
Photo Carlos Quezada

repertoire

Solo Roles with the Stuttgart Ballet
  • Are you as big as me? (Roman Novitzky)
  • Brouillards (John Cranko): Général Lavine Eccentric
  • Don Quijote (Maximiliano Guerra): Basilio double
  • Initials R.B.M.E. (John Cranko): Solo role in E.
  • Krabat (Demis Volpi): Witko
  • La fille mal gardée (Frederick Ashton): Alain, Flute boy
  • Le Spectre de la Rose (Marco Goecke)
  • Romeo and Juliet (John Cranko): Gremio, carnival
  • Symphony in C (George Balanchine): solo role 4st movement
 
Specially created Roles
  • A Spell on you (Marco Goecke)
  • Almost Blue (Marco Goecke)
  • Dancer in the Dark (Marco Goecke / Louis Stiens): Gene
  • Qi (Louis Stiens)
  • Sommer (Louis Stiens)
  • Under the Surface (Roman Novitzky)
 
Corps de ballet Roles with the Stuttgart Ballet
  • Boléro (Maurice Bejart)
  • Brouillards (John Cranko)
  • Don Quijote (Maximiliano Guerra)
  • Fancy Goods (Marco Goecke)
  • Jeu de Cartes (John Cranko)
  • L’Estro Armonico (John Cranko)
  • La fille mal gardée (Frederick Ashton)
  • Lulu. A Monstre Tragedy (Christian Spuck)
  • Onegin (John Cranko)
  • Pineapple Poll (John Cranko)
  • Romeo and Juliet (John Cranko)
  • Swan Lake (John Cranko)
  • The Sleeping Beauty (Marcia Haydée after Marius Petipa)
  • The Taming of the Shrew (John Cranko)
 
Roles as a Student of the John Cranko Schule
  • Italiana (Nicola Biasutti)
  • SE (Enrico Morelli)

Own Choreographies

Elegia World Premiere at Noverre-Society: Young Choreographers on April 20, 2017, Stuttgart Ballet
Alba Mendax World Premiere at Noverre-Society: Young Choreographers on June 13, 2018, Stuttgart Ballet