Aliya Tanykpayeva


Aliya Tanykpayeva
Photographer: Gács Tamás
female principal, Étoile of the 2013/2014 and the 2017/2018 seasons, inactive
Member of the Hungarian State Opera since 2012

Education:
Almaty National Ballet School, Kazakhstan

Competitions:
Perm International Ballet Competition – 3rd prize (2004)
Luxembourg International Ballet Competition – Grand Prize (2003)

Awards and recognitions:
Best Female Dance Artist of the Season (2015, 2018)
Étoile of the Hungarian National Ballet (2013/14, 2017/18)

Professional work:
Opernhaus Zürich – principal (2009-2011)
Wiener Staatsoper – principal (2005-2009)
Imperial Russian Ballet – principal (2001-2005)
State Ballet Company, Almaty – principal (1999-2001)

Principal roles:
Seregi/Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet – Juliet
Eagling/Solymosi/Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker – Maria
Dantzig/Schayk/Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake – Odette/Odile
Cranko/Tchaikovsky: Onegin – Tatiana
Petipa/Minkus: Don Quixote – Kitri
Lavrovsky/Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet – Juliet
Seregi/Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet – Juliet
Petipa/Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty – Aurora
Vainonen/Harangozó Jr./Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker – Clara
Zanella/Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker – Clara
MacMillan/Liszt: Manon – Manon
Ashton/Hérold: La fille mal gardée – Lise
Lavrovsky/Adam: Giselle – Giselle
Corelli/Adam: Giselle – Giselle
Petipa/Malakhov/Minkus: La Bayadère – Nikiya
Petipa/Spoerli/Glazunov: Raymonda – Raymonda
Ivanov/Nureyev/Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake – Odette/Odile
Harangozó/Delibes: Coppélia – Swanilda
Pártay/Dvořák: Gone with the Wind – Scarlett O’Hara
Pártay/Liszt/Wagner/Berlioz: The Golden Brush – Sven
Hynd/Lehár: The Merry Widow – Hanna Glawari
Bournonville/Gielgud/Løvenskiold: La Sylphide – Sylphide
Spoerli/Stravinsky: The Firebird – Firebird
Kylián/Mozart; Inger/Ravel/Pärt; North/Downes: Mad dance! – yet there is method in it
Kylián/Mozart: Petite Mort
Mozart/Neumeier: As You Like It