Aalto Ballett Theater

The Essen Aalto-Theater is not only a prestigious stage for the Aalto opera, ballet, the Aalto Theatre in Essen and the Essen Philharmonic, but also a cultural monument of international standing. The Finn Alvar Aalto, who, like Gropius, Mies van der Rohe and Le Corbusier of the most representative of the architecture in the 20th Century one has to be here the concept of "human architecture" - whose primary objective is the well-being of people inside the building - from the plan consistently implemented by the portal. By 1959 Aalto put before the first plans for the new theater Essen - to the realization you need to wait 30 years. The completion in 1988 experienced Aalto (1898-1976) no more.
The construction reminds his organically flowing basic forms of Finnish landscapes. Its broad, curving rows of seats before the stage (1125 seats) and the rising Auditoriumsform, which is also asymmetric refused to Aalto at the Greek Theater in Delphi. The stage tower is in the roof and so integrated into the plastic overall shape of the building. The Aalto Music Theatre is one of the best opera houses in Germany. Since 1997, Stefan Soltesz added as director of the Aalto Theatre music and general music director of the Essen Philharmonic Orchestra, the artistic director holds. The Essen Aalto Ballet Theater, the years' best ballet in NRW ", as the beginning of the 2008/2009 season under the direction of the Belgian Ben Van Cauwenbergh, has set itself the goal to inspire the younger and older audiences entrain and to maintain the highest level.

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Persons

  • Bittencourt, Breno
    Classical Ballet / Soloist
  • Cabral, Paula
    Classical Ballet / Dancer
  • Eldesouki, Nour
    Classical Ballet / Soloist
  • Fraschetti, Elisa
    Classical Ballet / Dancer
  • Fucsko, Bianka
    Classical Ballet / Apprentice
  • Gad, Nwarin
    Classical Ballet / Soloist
  • Gorelcikova, Alena
    Classical Ballet / Dancer
  • Guimaraes, Arcangelo Paula
    Classical Ballet / Dancer
  • Hakobyan, Poor
    Classical Ballet / Soloist
  • Hernandez, Maria Pia
    Classical Ballet / Dancer
  • Jang, Yoo-Jin
    Classical Ballet / Soloist
  • Jeyranyan, Davit
    Classical Ballet / Soloist
  • Korneeva, Natalia
    Classical Ballet / Soloist
  • Ogano, Raquel López
    Classical Ballet / Dancer
  • Ourtaev, Marat
    Classical Ballet / Soloist
  • Parker, Christopher
    Classical Ballet / Dancer
  • Pastor, Adeline
    Classical Ballet / Soloist
  • Portales, Ana Sanchez
    Classical Ballet / Soloist
  • Reis, Ana Carolina
    Classical Ballet / Dancer
  • Schenk, Svetlana
    Classical Ballet / Dancer
  • Schilgen, Simon
    Classical Ballet / Dancer
  • Segalin, Maria Lucia
    Classical Ballet / Soloist
  • Selakovic, Dragan
    Classical Ballet / Soloist
  • Shimizu, Wataru
    Classical Ballet / Soloist
  • Shyryayev, Oleksandr
    Classical Ballet / Dancer
  • Teoli, Jessica De Fanti
    Classical Ballet / Dancer
  • Tsoi, Yulia
    Classical Ballet / Soloist
  • Untila, Denis
    Classical Ballet / Soloist
  • Volkovskyy, Igor
    Classical Ballet / Dancer
  • Yamamoto, Michelle
    Classical Ballet / Dancer
  • Zafirova, Elitsa
    Classical Ballet / Apprentice