Diego Calderón Armién
Laureate of an all-Russian contest
Graduated from Novosibirsk Choreographic School (2005).
Joined the ballet Company of the Novosibirsk State Opera and Ballet Theatre in 2004. Performed the following parts on stage of the Theatre: Marie, Pastoral (“The Nutcracker” by Tchaikovsky, choreography by Ivanov, Vainonen, Vikharev); Candid Fairy, Princess Florina (“Sleeping Beauty” by Tchaikovsky, choreography by Petipa, revised by Sergeev); Girl (“One Thousand and One Nights” by Amirov, choreography by Nazirova); Soloist (“Les Saisons Russes” with music by Desyatnikov, choreography by Sigalova); Conchita (Holy Mother) (“Juno and Avos”, music by Rybnikov); Soloist, Four Soloists (“Serenade” with music by Tchaikovsky, choreography by Balanchine); Five Soloists (“Who Cares?” with music by Gershwin, choreography by Balanchine); Polyhymnia (“Apollon Musagete” by Stravinsky, choreography by Balanchine).
Toured with the Theatre Company in China, South Korea and Thailand.
- Pas de Trois. Neapolitan dance. Little Swans. “Swan Lake” by Tchaikovsky (choreography by Ivanov, Petipa, revised by Sergeev)
- Juanita. Grand Pas of the IV act. “Don Quixote” by Minkus (choreography by Petipa, Gorsky)
- The Three Shadows. Grand Pas D’action. “La Bayadere” by Minkus (choreography by Petipa, revised by Chabukiani, Ponomarev)
- Silver medal of the VII youth Delphic Games in Russia in category “Classical dance” (2008)