Veronika Verterich


Veronika Verterich



Veronika Verterich was born in Moscow and grew up in New York. From 2003 until 2013 she attended Valentina Kozlovas Dance Conservatory of New York, where she graduated. During this time she won bronze at the World Ballet Competition in 2009, at the Young Ballet of the World in 2010 and gold at the Youth America Grand Prix.

After graduating she joined the Junior Company of the Dutch National Ballet in 2013. During this time she was dancing in ballets such as Swan Lake, The Sleeping Beauty, Don Quixote and Cinderella.

Veronika Verterich joined the Stuttgart Ballet at the beginning of the season 2015/16 in the Corps de ballet. At the beginning of the 2017/18 season she was promoted to Demi-Soloist, 2022/23 to Soloist.
Portrait Veronika Verterich
© Carlos Quezada
Photo Carlos Quezada


Solo Roles with the Stuttgart Ballet
  • Adagio Hammerklavier (Hans van Manen)
  • Aurora's Nap (Johan Inger): Queen
  • Blake Works I (William Forsythe)
  • Cassiopeia's Garden (Christian Spuck)
  • Dances at a Gathering (Jerome Robbins): Roles in Mauve and in Blue
  • Dark Glow (Katarzyna Kozielska)
  • Don Quijote (Maximiliano Guerra): Pepa
  • Empty Hands (Fabio Adorisio)
  • Falling Angels (Jiří Kylián)
  • Große Fuge (Hans van Manen)
  • Initials R.B.M.E. (John Cranko): Solo role in R.
  • Kaash (Akram Khan)
  • Krabat (Demis Volpi): Pumphutt
  • Lulu. A Monstre Tragedy (Christian Spuck): Solo Paris society
  • Mayerling (Kenneth MacMillan): Crown Princess Stephanie, Princess Louise
  • Neurons (Katarzyna Kozielska)
  • One of a Kind (Jiří Kylián)
  • Onegin (John Cranko): Olga
  • Out of Breath (Johan Inger)
  • Pas de deux from: The Sleeping Beauty (Marcia Haydée after Marius Petipa)
  • Petite Mort (Jiří Kylián)
  • Qi (Louis Stiens)
  • Romeo and Juliet (John Cranko): Gypsy
  • Swan Lake (John Cranko): Pas de six, big Swan
  • Symphony in C (George Balanchine): solo role 2nd movement
  • The Lady of the Camellias (John Neumeier): Manon Lescaut, Olympia
  • The Second Detail (William Forsythe)
  • The Sleeping Beauty (Marcia Haydée after Petipa): Lilac Fairy, Grace Fairy, Ruby, Amethyst
  • The Taming of the Shrew (John Cranko): Bianca, Pas de six

Specially created Roles
  • Dark Glow (Katarzyna Kozielska)
  • Salome (Demis Volpi)
  • Taiyō to Tsuki (Martin Schläpfer)
  • The Nutcracker (Edward Clug): butterfly (Solo)
  • Under the Surface (Roman Novitzky)

Specially created Roles at Noverre Society : Young Choreographers
  • Quintessenz der Vielfalt (Aurora De Mori)
  • Many a Moon (Armen Arturi)
  • The Storm before the Calm (Adrian Oldenburger)

Corps de ballet-Rollen beim Stuttgarter Ballett
  • A Streetcar named Desire (John Neumeier)
  • Don Quijote (Maximiliano Guerra)
  • Hikarizatto (Itzik Galili)
  • Initials R.B.M.E. (John Cranko)
  • Kingdom of Shades, from: La Bayadère (Natalia Makarova after Marius Petipa)
  • 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)
  • Poéme de l`Extase (John Cranko)
  • Seventh Symphony (Uwe Scholz)
  • 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)

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