Classical Ballet / Principal
Elizabeth Mason was born in Virginia, USA. She received her first ballet training at the Kirov Academy of Ballet in Washington D.C. Later, she was trained at the John Cranko School in Stuttgart. As a student, Elizabeth Mason took part in the Prix de Lausanne in January 2000, where she danced A Green Place, created for her by Douglas Lee. She was awarded as Semi-Finalist.
After graduating in 2001, she became an apprentice with the Stuttgart Ballet. In the following season she was taken into the Corps de ballet. In 2005/06 she was promoted to Demi Soloist, in 2007/08 to Soloist. Her promotion to Principal Dancer followed in 2008/09.
- Stuttgart Ballet