Mark James Biocca


Corps de Ballet
Member of the Hungarian State Opera since 2015

Education:
Royal Ballet School, London (2001-2004)
Centro Danza La Sylphide, Rome (1996-2001)

Competitions:
Jackson International Ballet Competition IBC, Jackson, USA (2010)
Genée International Ballet Competiton, Birmingham (2003)
Rya Teresa Legnani Competiton, Florence (1997)

Awards and recognitions:
Lyn Seymour Award (2003)
Ursula Moreton Choreographic Award, RBS (2002, 2003)

Professional history:
Nacional de Bailado, Lisbon (2011-2014)
Alberta Ballet, Canada (2007-2011)
Royal Winnipeg Ballet, Canada (2007-2011)
Northern Ballet, Leeds, UK (2004-2007)

Principal roles:
Kylian/Bach: Sarabande
MacMillan/Massenet: Manon – Six beggars
Peterson/Tchaikovsky: The Sleeping Beauty – Prince Florimund
Ivanov/Minkus: Don Quixote – Espada
Petipa/Duarte/Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake – Rothbart, Benno
Grand-Maître/Bizet: Carmen – Don José
Balanchine/Tchaikovsky: Serenade – Solo male
Balanchine/Hindemith: The Four Temperaments – Solo male

Choreographic activities:
Anthemoessa, music by Christian Calcatelli, Budapest
I.F.E.L, music by Christian Calcatelli, Portugal
Commisioned choreographer for:
Cecchetti Society and Surrey Youth Ballet, UK – Commisioned choreographer
Arts in English, Rome – Commisioned choreographer
The Royal Winnipeg Ballet School, Canada – Commisioned choreographer