On an open air stage, inside the archaeological complex of the Baths of Caracalla the Teatro dell'Opera di Roma will perform a Nureyev evening. A tribute to the great dancer and choreographer Rudolf Nureyev. The evening opens with the third act of Raymonda, the Black Swan pas de trois and the Polonaise from Swan Lake and closes with La Bayadere. It is Friedemann Vogel's first Nureyev Production in which he will dance Jean de Brienne (Raymonda) and Prince Siegfried (Swan Lake). Friedemann will dance in all performances with four different partners from Teatro dell'Opera di Roma. "Serata Nureyev" opens on June 22. More performances on 24,26 June.
The National Ballet of China will be restaging John Cranko's Romeo and Juliet as a memorial event for the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death. Friedemann Vogel is invited to dance Romeo in the opening performance on April 20th at Tianqiao Theatre in Beijing, China.
Friedemann Vogel returns to Seoul to dance the noble warrior Solor in Yuri Grigorovich's version of "La Bayadère" with the National Ballet of Korea. The performances take place at SAC on 30.March and 3.April 2016 in Seoul.
The Hong Kong Ballet invites Friedemann Vogel to tour with the company to Canada and dance Prince Desiré in Cynthia Harvey's production ''The Sleeping Beauty''. The performances will be held at Southam Hall, National Arts Centre in Ottawa.
Friedemann Vogel returns to the Zurich Opera House for two performances of «Giselle». See Friedemann in the role of Albrecht on 17.December 2015 and 02.January 2017 with the Zurich Ballet.
The Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts of the Federal State of Baden-Württemberg honored Friedemann Vogel with the national title “Kammertänzer”, the highest honour that can be bestowed on a dancer in Germany.
During the Stuttgart Ballet Tour Friedemann will perform on 21. November the title role in John Cranko's Masterpiece ''Onegin'' for the first time in Japan. The tour starts in Tokyo on 13. November with Romeo and Juliet followed by a Gala performance on 18. November at Bunka Kaikan Theatre.
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Photography by Roman Novitzky, Costume Design and Styling by Thomas Lempertz, Hair and Make-up by Lola Khurramova
Friedemann Vogel will be dancing at the World Ballet Festival in Japan. His repertoire including works from John Cranko and Maurice Béjart. The performances will take place at Bunka Kaikan, Ueno in Tokyo and starts on 01 August through to 16 August 2015.
Friedemann Vogel as Prince Desiré awakes his Princess Aurora (Alicia Amatriain) in Marcia Haydee's beautiful production of The Sleeping Beauty on 22,24,26 July 2015 with the Stuttgart Ballet.
Friedemann Vogel joins for the second time the Nureyev Ballet Gala at the Vienna Opera House. This year Friedemann will dance "Songs of a Wayfarer" by Maurice Béjart set to Gustav Mahler’s first song cycle together with Robert Gabdullin from the Vienna State Ballet. The Ballet Gala takes place at the Wiener Staatsoper on 28.June 2015.
Sue Jin Kang Artistic Director of the Korean National Ballet invites Friedemann Vogel to dance for the first time with her company. Friedemann will debut in Korea in Yuri Grigorovich's Swan Lake as Prince Siegfried on 24 and 25.June 2015. The Performances will take place at SAC Opera Theatre in Seoul.
On Saturday, June 06, 2015 Friedemann will dance the title role in John Cranko's Masterpiece Eugen Onegin together with Alicia Amatriain as Tatiana. The next performance with this cast will be on June 09, 2015 at the Opera House in Stuttgart.
Famous fashion photographer and film director Monica Menez captures Friedemann Vogel in this extraordinary photo series. The photographs combine the grace and power of a ballet dancer in a different perspective. All the outfits for this art project were especially designed by Thomas Lempertz.
Photographs (c) Monica Menez
on 12 and 19. April 2015 Friedemann Vogel will dance together with Polina Semionova a new version of Giselle by Patrice Bart based on the original choreography by Jean Coralli and Jules Perrot for Zurich Ballet. Another performance is scheduled on 17.May with the Zürich Ballett and Viktorina Kapitonova as Giselle.
Friedemann Vogel was invited to dance Teatro alla Scala Milano's production of Giselle on Tour to Paris together with Svetlana Zakharova. The performances will take place at Palais des Congrès in Paris on February 3,4 and 6.