Resumé

Royal Danish Ballet

2016 – Promoted Principal
2013 – Promoted Soloist
2008 – Joined as Corps de Ballet

Ballet training

2004 -2008 Full Merit Scholarship Student, School of American Ballet,
Director: Kay Mazzo
Teachers: S. Schorer, S. Lavery, K. Killian, J. Soto, S. Pilarre, K. Mazzo,
S. Ware, O. Kostritzky, D. Kistler, A. Kramarevsky, P. Martins, N. Hubbe

Repertoire at Royal Danish Ballet

Leading Roles:
Odette/Odile, Swan Lake, N. Hubbe & S. Schandorff
Giselle, Giselle, N. Hubbe & S. Schandorff
Alice, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, C. Wheeldon
Diamond, Jewels, G. Balanchine
Lead Ballerina, Theme & Variations, G. Balanchine
Ballerina, Etudes, H. Lander
Eliza, Conservatoire, A. Bournonville
Grand Pas Classique, Victor Gsovsky
Tchaikovsky Pas de Deux, G. Balanchine
Don Quixote Grand Pas de Deux, M. Petipa
Harlequinade Pas de Deux, M. Petipa
Coppelia Pas de Deux, M. Petipa
Santanella Pas de Deux, M. Petipa
Flower Festival, A. Bournonville
La Sylphide pas de deux, A. Bournonville

Principal Roles:
Mistress, Manon, K. MacMillan
27’52, J. Kylian
Polyhymnia, Apollo, G. Balanchine
Choleric, Four Temperaments, G. Balanchine
Queen of Shemakhan, The Golden Cockerel, A. Ratmansky
Gamzatti, La Bayadere, N. Hübbe & E. Draw
Mercedes, Don Quixote, N. Hübbe
Prudence Duvernoy, Lady of the Camelias, J. Neumeier
Lilac Fairy, The Sleeping Beauty, C. Wheeldon
Princess Florine, Blue Bird Pas de deux, The Sleeping Beauty, C. Wheeldon
Dryad Queen, Don Quixote, N. Hübbe
Dew Drop, The Nutcracker, G. Balanchine
Three Shades, La Bayadere, N. Hübbe & E. Draw

Soloist Roles:
Pas de trois, Swan Lake, N. Hubbe & S. Schandorff
Pas de quatre, Swan Lake, P. Martins
Lead Marzipan, The Nutcracker
Pas de Sept, A Folktale, A. Bournonville
Pas de Six, Napoli, A. Bournonville
Pas de trois, Agon, G. Balanchine
“America”, West Side Story, J. Robbins
Lavinia, Romeo and Juliet, J. Neumeier
Luciana, Romeo and Juliet, J. Neumeier
Soloist dancer, Viscera, L. Scarlett
First and Second Movement Demi-soloist, Symphony in C, G. Balanchine.

Guest Performances:
2017 Etoile Ballet Gala, Malmo, Sweden, Harlequinade & Don Quixote Pas de deux
2017 Etoile Ballet Gala, Riga, Latvia, Grand Pas Classique & Santanella Pas de deux
2017 Etoile Ballet Gala, Malmo, Sweden, Grand Pas Classique & Santanella Pas de deux
2016 Opus One Foundation, Nairobi, Kenya, White swan pas de deux, Manon pas de deux
2016 Etoile Ballet Gala, Riga, Latvia, White swan pas de deux, Flower Festival
2016 Etoile Ballet Gala, Malmo & Goteborg, Sweden, La Sylphide pas de deux, Flower Festival
2015 Stars of The Royal Danish Ballet and New York City Ballet, Stamford, Connecticut, White Swan pas de deux, Flower Festival
2014 Minsk Ballet Star Gala Performance, Tchaikovsky pas de Deux
2013 Grand Rapids Ballet, Black Swan pas de deux

Awards and Grants:
2016 “Ridder af Dannebrogordenen” by Majesty Margrete, Queen of Denmark
2014 Ballet Master Albert Gaubier’s Foundation
2013 Johannes and Ulla Poulsen Foundation
2007/2008 Faculty Award established by Mr. & Mrs. Irving Rose
2006/2007 Faculty Award established by Mr. & Mrs. Irving Rose

Holly Jean Dorger
Citizenship: American
Height: 5’7’’