ANANYAN Victoria

Armenian, born in Erevan, on October 9th, 1984.

Victoria ANANYAN
Training

Training

1996-2000
Born into a family that boasts 10 dancers, Victoria Ananyan was trained in dance by her mother, Zhanna Muradyan.

2000-2003
She graduated from the Perm State Ballet School under L. Ulanova.

The artist

The artist

2003-2007
She joined the Perm Ballet Theater as a soloist, where she performed a number of roles from the classical repertoire, such as: Cinderella in Cinderella, Clara in The Nutcracker, Le Corsaire (Pas de deux).

2007-2012
She joined the Dutch National Ballet as a soloist, with leading roles including: Nikiya in La Bayadère, Giselle in Giselle, Odette/Odile in Swan Lake, Aurora in Sleeping Beauty, Swanilda in Coppélia, Scheherazade in Scheherazade (Krzysztof Pastor). In addition to the classical repertoire, she also performed pieces by George Balanchine: Serenade, Concerto Barocco, Ballet Imperial, The Four Temperaments, Theme and Variations, Violin Concerto, Divertimento No. 15, Symphony and C, Agon. She also danced in ballets by Hans Van Manen, Krzysztof Pastor, Ted Brandsen, Davit Dawson, Anabelle Lopes Ochoa and Natalia Makarova.

2012
She joined the San Francisco Ballet where she performed the roles of: The Snow Queen and Clara in The Nutcracker, Glass Pieces, Pas de Deux (Jerome Robbins) as well as pieces by Christopher Wheeldon, Ashley Page and Helgi Tomasson.

2015
She joined Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo directed by Jean-Christophe Maillot. She danced in several of his works: La Belle, Choré, Casse-Noisette Compagnie. She danced the leading role of the Black Swan in Lac, Juliette in Romeo et Juliette, a Sister in Cendrillon.
 

Other projects

Other projects

Guest soloist
2012 California, San Diego Gala - Grand Pas de Quatre, La Sylphide Pas de deux.
2013 Michigan Theater Detroit - The Nutcracker.
2014 Moscow, Kremlin - Kitri in Don Quixote.
2014 Mexico, Despertares Ballet (organised by Isaac Hernandez).
2014 Gala in Riga - Grand Pas Classique.
2014 - 2015 Vito Mazzeo organisation.
2015 Grand Théâtre de Bordeaux - The Nutcracker.


Guest teacher
California, Paris, Russia, Armenia, the Netherlands.

Black swan in "Lac" chor. J-Ch. Maillot ©AB
The Beauty in "La Belle" chor. J-Ch. Maillot ©AB
The Beauty in "La Belle" chor. J-Ch. Maillot ©AB
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Black swan in "Lac" chor. J-Ch. Maillot ©AB
The Beauty in "La Belle" chor. J-Ch. Maillot ©AB
The Beauty in "La Belle" chor. J-Ch. Maillot ©AB