Daily Morning Class: Ballet with Begona Cao / English National Ballet

Date:
Wed 2 May 2018 - Fri 4 May 2018
Time:
10:00 - 11:30
Venue:
DanceHouse
Admission:
€7 (Dance Ireland members) / €10 (non-members)
Level:
Suitable for professional dancers and advanced level dance students.
Teacher:
Begona Cao / English National Ballet

Morning ballet class will be taught by ENB Principal Begona Cao. This class is in partnership with Dublin Dance Festival. 

About Begona

Birthplace
London, UK

Training
Arts Educational School London, Royal Ballet Upper School

English National Ballet
Joined 1997, Junior Soloist 2000, Soloist 2003, First Soloist 2008, Principal 2009

Favourite roles
Aurora in The Sleeping Beauty, Romeo & Juliet (Nureyev), Giselle (Skeaping), Zobeide in Schéhérazade, Carmen (Petit) and Manon (MacMillan)

Career highlights
A Million Kisses to my Skin by David Dawson and creating roles in Wayne Eagling’sResolution and Derek Deane’s Strictly Gershwin. Summer 2011 leading role in Roland Petit’s Carmen at the London Coliseum. Spring 2015 William Forsythe’s In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated and appearing as Frida Kahlo in Broken Wings, choreographed by Annabelle Lopez Ochoa, Sadler’s Wells, 2016

Other info
Has toured with Carlos Acosta and hosted a Dance Gala in 2009 in aid of two London children’s charities. She has guested with National Ballet of Tokyo in Roland Petit’s La Chauve-souris.

For further information:

  • Telephone: 01 855 8800
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