Danil Zinovyev

Corps de ballet

Danil Zinovyev

Corps de ballet

Vita

Danil Zinovyev was born in Novosibirk (Russia) and grew up in Seattle (USA). In 2011 he began his ballet training at the Emerald Ballet Academy in Seattle. He came to the John Cranko Schule in Stuttgart in 2017 and graduated in 2021.

He successfully took part in several competitions. In 2021 he won the first prize of the Grand Prix Kiev. From 2014 to 2017 he took part in the Youth America Grand Prix. In 2017 he won the semi-finals in Seattle and reached the top 6 dancers at the YAGP finals in New York City.

In the 2020-21 season Danil Zinovyev was an apprentice with the Stuttgart Ballet, one season later he became a member of the Corps de ballet.

Repertoire

Solo Roles with the Stuttgart Ballet
  • The Nutcracker (Edward Clug): Harlequin
  • The Sleeping Beauty (Marcia Haydée after Marius Petipa): Cavalier

Corps de ballet Roles with the Stuttgart Ballet
  • Bolero (Maurice Béjart)
  • Mayerling (Kenneth MacMillan)
  • Onegin (John Cranko)
  • The Sleeping Beauty (Marcia Haydée after Marius Petipa)
  • The Taming of the Shrew (John Cranko)

Specially created Roles
  • Serpentine (Joshua Green)

Specially created Roles at Noverre: Young Choreographers
  • Better late than never (Adrian Oldenburger)