Classical Ballet / Principal
Marijn Rademaker was born in Nijmegen, Netherlands. He started his ballet training in Nijmegen and then went to the National Ballet Academy in Amsterdam (1991-1992). Afterwards he was trained at the Arnheim Institute for the Arts (1992-96) and completed his studies at the Royal Conservatory in Den Haag in 2000. In 1998 and 1999 Marijn Rademaker took part in a ballet competition of the “Young Dancer” foundation of Alexandra Radius and Han Ebbelaar where he won the Grace Prize in 1999.
In 2000/2001, Marijn Rademaker became a member of the Stuttgart Ballet’s Corps de ballet. At the beginning of the season 2004/05 he was promoted to Demi Soloist. At the beginning of the season 2006/07 he was supposed to be promoted to Soloist but after his highly successful debut as Armand in The Lady of the Camellias (John Neumeier) in July 2006, Reid Anderson promoted him immediately to Principal Dancer after the performance.
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