Christian Pforr

Corps de ballet

Christian Pforr

Corps de ballet

Vita

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”.

Repertoire

Solo Roles with the Stuttgart Ballet
  • One of a Kind (Jiří Kylián)
  • The Lady of the Camellias (John Neumeier): Manon's admirer

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

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

Corps de ballet Roles with the Stuttgart Ballet
  • Mayerling (Kenneth MacMillan)
  • Romeo and Juliet (John Cranko)
  • Swan Lake (John Cranko)
  • Symphony in C (George Balanchine)
  • The Lady of the Camellias (John Neumeier)

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)