Guest ballet master and coreographer
Professor and choreographer from New York, Jamal Callender goes neixer to the Estats Units and goes creixer to Barbados. After finishing his seventh dance training at the Escola d’Ailey and the Juilliard School, he will dance with the Atlanta Ballet, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, Ballet Hispánico, National Theater Mannheim and Konzert Theater Bern. He is the guardian of the Princess Grace award.
Guest ballet master and dancer
As a choreographer, Iratxe Ansa has created pieces for the Opera de Lyon Ballet, Lines Ballet Junior Company and other pieces created specifically for galas.
Since 2014 she has been working with Igor Bacovich in the Metamorphosis International Residency project, on which they have made the documentary film Metamorphosis International Residency-San Sebastián 2016.
She obtained the 2020 National Dance Award in the Interpretation modality
Resident coreographer 2020-2021
Danced in companies like Béjart Ballet Lausanne, Dominic Walsh Dance Theater / Houston Ballet or Tanzcompagnie Oldeburgworking with M. Béjart, M. Bourne, S. Eyal or J. Killiàn. Later on, international choreographer for entities as Scapino Ballet Rotterdam, Miami City Ballet or Jeune Ballet d’Aquitaine and artistic director of Habemus Corpus.
Professor Summer Intensive
For years he has been in Europe developing an international career that has allowed him to nurture other influences in dance. After his work as a partner of Alicia Alonso, he had the great opportunity, thanks to a great friend of his, Michel Martín, to work with the great choreographer Roland Petit at the National Ballet of Marseille being currently Etoile (Star) and Roland Petit Choreographic Assistant. He is currently Maître de Ballet at the Teatro alla Scala in Milan.
Guest teacher, coreographer and ballet master
He received the “The Hope of Russia” award and he is considered one of the best young choreographers of the Mariinsky Theatre of Saint Petersburg. The ballet Four Seasons (2017) is his first production to be included in the Mariinsky Theatre repertoire, with which he has toured the United States, the United Arab Emirates, Germany, France, Italy, Spain and Britain.