English National Ballet
The English National Ballet brings world-class classical ballet to the widest possible audience – delighting them with the traditional and inspiring them with the new.
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Le Corsaire Excerpt
Katja was born in Kiev, Ukraine. She graduated from Kiev State Ballet School and joined National Opera House of Ukraine at the age of 17 as a soloist.
A year later she was promoted to Principal. In 2014, Katja joined English National Ballet, where she currently dances as a Soloist.
Prizes and awards:
Gold Medal, Seoul International Competition
Gold Medal, Istanbul International Competition
Gold Medal, Serge Lyfar International Ballet Competition
Silver Medal, Yuri Grigorovitch Interactivity Ballet Competition
Nomination for National Dance Award 2016 as Emerging Artist
Artist of the company
Daniel McCormick trained at the Ballet San Jose School, San Francisco Ballet School and the Houston Ballet School. He joined English National Ballet in 2017 after performing for the Houston Ballet during the 2016/2017 season.
His career highlights include performing Flames of Paris pas de deux at the War Memorial Opera House with the San Francisco Orchestra and Jiří Kylián’s Stepping Stones with Houston Ballet. Daniel also won the 2018 Emerging Dancer Award.