Dance Europe: Critics' Choice 2020

Dance Europe: Critics' Choice 2020

The Stuttgart Ballet has been named in a total of six categories in Dance Europe's 2020 Critics' Choice survey!
Best Company of the Year
Stuttgart Ballet
Director of the Year
"Tamas Detrich, Stuttgart Ballet, for the way he steered the company through months of lockdown, culminating in the first live performances in July, which saw three new commisssioned works by in-house choreographers."
Dancer of the Year
"Friedemann Vogel (Stuttgart Ballet) for his excellent performance as Prince Desiré in Marcia Haydée's production of The Sleeping Beauty followed by his outstanding interpretation of Maurice Béjart`s Bolero."
Outstanding Performance by a Female Dancer
"Elisa Badenes (Stuttgart Ballet) as Aurora in Marcia Haydée's The Sleeping Beauty."
Best Premieres
"Everybody Needs Some/Body ch: Roman Novitzky, Stuttgart Ballet, 25 July 2020."
Names to watch
"Matteo Miccini, corps de ballet, Stuttgart Ballet, who gave a stunning perforamnce in Hans von Manen's Solo alongside Fabio Adorisio and Adhonay Soares da Silva in the production RESPONSE I and who has been promoted to demi-soloist in the coming season."