Classical Ballet / First Soloist
Anu Viheriäranta Finnish (Helsinki) early this season promoted from second to first soloist. Anu followed her dance training at the Helsinki Dance Institute and the Royal Ballet School in London. Then she danced with Finnish National Ballet, where she became acquainted with the work of Rudi van Dantzig and Toer van Schayk, and their respective versions of Swan Lake and Nutcracker and Mouse King. It was her response in 2005 to choose a career in Netherlands.
- Dutch National Ballet