Elisabet Ros

Spain
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Elisabet began her dance education with Pastora Martos before training with the Institut Del Teatre in Barcelona. In 1987, she joined the Royal Ballet of Wallonia under the direction of Jorge Lefebre. In 1991, she was named principal dancer with the Ballet de Zaragoza under the direction of Mauro Galindo. In 1997, she joined the Béjart Ballet Lausanne where she danced Boléro.

Maurice Béjart created important roles for her in his ballets: Brel et Barbara, The Nutcracker, Zarathoustra, le chant de la danse. She has also interpreted lead roles in ballets, such as The Magic Flute (the Queen of the Night), Serait-ce la Mort?, Gaîté parisienne, Wien Wien, nur du allein and L’Amour – la Danse. She took part in numerous creations by Gil Roman, such as Casino des Esprits, Aria, Syncope, Anima Blues, Tombées de la dernière pluie, Impromptu… and t ’M et variations….

In 2005, she received the award Danza & Danza for best interpretation for her leading role in Brel et Barbara.