Timoor Afshar

Demi Soloist

Timoor Afshar

Demi Soloist


Timoor Afshar was born in Indianapolis (USA) and grew up in Fishers, Indiana. He received his first ballet training at the Indiana Ballet Conservatory; as of 2011 he attended The Harid Conservatory. From 2012 – 2016 he completed his education at the John Cranko Schule.

In 2016/2017 he joined the Stuttgart Ballet as an apprentice, one season later he became a member of the Corps de ballet. At the beginning of the 2019/20 season he was promoted to Demi Soloist.

Photo Carlos Quezada


Solo Roles with the Stuttgart Ballet
  • Bolero (Maurice Béjart): The Rhythm
  • Chrysalis (Vittoria Girelli)
  • Concerto for Flute and Harp (John Cranko)
  • Große Fuge (Hans van Manen)
  • Impuls (Roman Novitzky)
  • Jeu de Cartes (John Cranko): Hearts suite
  • Krabat (Demis Volpi): Merten
  • Lamento (Andreas Heise)
  • Le Spectre de la Rose (Marco Goecke)
  • Lulu. A Monstre Tragedy (Christian Spuck): Eduard Schwarz
  • One of a Kind (Jiří Kylián)
  • Petite Mort (Jiří Kylián)
  • Romeo and Juliet (John Cranko): Benvolio, carnival dance
  • Swan Lake (John Cranko): Companion of the Prince, Cavalier of the Princess of Hungary, Cavalier of the Princess of Naples, Benno
  • Symphony in C (George Balanchine): leading role and solo role 3rd movement
  • The Sleeping Beauty (Marcia Haydée after Petipa): Prince of the West, Ali Baba, Blue Bird, Cavalier

Specially created Roles
  • A Spell on you (Marco Goecke)
  • Aedis (Alessandro Giaquinto)
  • Almost Blue (Marco Goecke)
  • Empty Hands (Fabio Adorisio)
  • Qi (Louis Stiens)
  • REVOLT (Nanine Linning)
  • Source (Edward Clug)
  • Summer from “The Four Seasons” (Louis Stiens)
  • Taiyō to Tsuki (Martin Schläpfer)
  • Under the Surface (Roman Novitzky)

Specially created Roles at Noverre-Society: Young Choreographers
  • Alba Mendax (Alessandro Giaquinto)
  • Devenire anima (Aurora De Mori)
  • Kineograph (Vittoria Girelli)
  • Just Somestimes (Alessandro Giaquinto)
  • Many a Moon (Armen Arturi)
  • Quintessenz der Vielfalt (Aurora De Mori)

Corps de ballet Roles with the Stuttgart Ballet
  • A Streetcar named Desire (John Neumeier)
  • Boléro (Maurice Bejart)
  • Brouillards (John Cranko)
  • Concerto for Flute and Harp (John Cranko)
  • Don Quijote (Maximiliano Guerra)
  • Hikarizatto (Itzik Galili)
  • Initials R.B.M.E. (John Cranko)
  • Jeu de Cartes (John Cranko)
  • Kaash (Akram Khan)
  • Krabat (Demis Volpi)
  • L’Estro Armonico (John Cranko)
  • La fille mal gardée (Frederick Ashton)
  • Lulu. A Monstre Tragedy (Christian Spuck)
  • Mayerling (Kenneth MacMillan)
  • Onegin (John Cranko)
  • Part of: the seventh blue (Christian Spuck)
  • Pineapple Poll (John Cranko)
  • Romeo and Juliet (John Cranko)
  • Sirs (Bridget Breiner)
  • Swan Lake (John Cranko)
  • The Lady of the Camellias (John Neumeier)
  • 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)

Own Choreographies

B-Side World Premiere at Noverre: Young Choreorgaphers on June 5, 2019, Stuttgart Ballet
Deltangi World Premiere at Noverre: Young Choreographers on April 18, 2021, Stuttgart Ballet