Cristina Balaban


Cristina Balaban
Photographer: Tamás Gács
female soloist
Membership in the Hungarian State Opera since 2013

Education:
Colegiul Naţional de Coregrafie, Chișinău

Competitions:
International Ballet Competition ‘Serge Lifar’ in Kiev, Ukraine – Bronze Medal (2006)
International Ballet Competition in Perm, Russia – Diploma (2004)
International Competition ‘Artek Fouettes’, Ukraine – Grand Prix (1998)
International Ballet Competition in Constanta, Romania – Gold Medal (1997)

Awards and recognitions:
Honoured Artist of the Republic of Moldova (2012)

Professional work:
Odessa Opera and Ballet Theatre of Ukraine – Principal
Donetsk Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre, Ukraine – Principal
National Opera and Ballet of Kiev, Ukraine – Soloist

Principal roles:
Dantzig/Schayk/Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake – Pas de trois
Eagling/Solymosi/Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker – Princess Maria, Chinese dance
Petipa/Tchaikovsky/Vainonen: The Nutcracker – Clara
Petipa/Gorsky/Minkus: La Bayadére – Nikiya, Gamzatti
Petipa/Ivanov/Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake – Odette/Odile
Petipa/Tchaikovsky: The Sleeping Beauty – Princess Aurora, Princess Florina
Petipa/Adam: Le Corsaire – Gulnara
Petipa/Gorsky/Minkus: Don Quixote – Kitri
Bournonville/Løvenskiold: La Sylphide – Sylphide
Bournonville/Gielgud/Løvenskiold: La Sylphide – Sylphide
Corelli/Perrot/Petipa/Adam: Giselle – Giselle
Fokin/Chopin: Chopiniana
Litvinov/Prokofiev: Сinderella – Cinderella
Yaremenko/Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro – Suzanna
Inger/Pärt/Ravel: Walking Mad

Performances

2019. September 6.2019-09-06
1st Steps
2019. September 7.2019-09-07
1st Steps
2019. September 8.2019-09-08
1st Steps
2019. September 17.2019-09-17
1st Steps
2019. September 18.2019-09-18
1st Steps
2019. October 26.2019-10-26
La fille mal gardée
2019. October 30.2019-10-30
La fille mal gardée
2019. November 3.2019-11-03
La fille mal gardée
2019. December 1.2019-12-01
The Nutcracker
2019. December 5.2019-12-05
The Nutcracker
2019. December 7.2019-12-07
The Nutcracker
2019. December 11.2019-12-11
The Nutcracker
2019. December 12.2019-12-12
The Nutcracker
2019. December 15.2019-12-15
The Nutcracker
2019. December 17.2019-12-17
The Nutcracker
2019. December 21.2019-12-21
Messiah (Der Messias)
2019. December 23.2019-12-23
Messiah (Der Messias)
2019. December 24.2019-12-24
The Nutcracker
2019. December 25.2019-12-25
Messiah (Der Messias)
2019. December 27.2019-12-27
The Nutcracker
2019. December 28.2019-12-28
Messiah (Der Messias)
2020. January 26.2020-01-26
Giselle
2020. February 1.2020-02-01
Giselle
2020. March 14.2020-03-14
Sylvia
2020. March 19.2020-03-19
Sylvia
2020. June 20.2020-06-20
Snow White and the 7 Dwarfs
2020. June 21.2020-06-21
Snow White and the 7 Dwarfs