Zoe was born in Cheshire and studied at the Royal Ballet School and Central School of Ballet. As a student, Zoe danced with The Royal Ballet in The Sleeping Beauty, Swan Lake and The Nutcracker and also with Northern Ballet in Swan Lake. Joining The National Ballet of Ireland in 2011, Zoe performed in Scheherazade & 1,001 Arabian Nights, Romeo & Juliet and Carmen. In 2014, she joined Phantom of the Opera West-end, dancing in The Ballet Chorus of the Opera Populaire for 2 years.
British born Seamus Wilkinson studied at English National Ballet School and has performed with the English National Ballet on UK Tour, in Summer Showcases and in London. This is his first season with NEBT.
Italian born Riccardo Rodighiero attended the English National Ballet School and has performed with the English National Ballet in Romeo & Juliet and The Nutcracker. Riccardo makes his professional debut with NEBT this season.
NEBT’s youngest dancer, Pablo Luque Romero, studied in France with Rosella Hightower at the Ecole Supérieure de Danse de Cannes, in Spain at Conservatorio Profesional De Danza De Albacete José Antonio Ruiz and in England at English National Ballet School. Pablo has performed with English National Ballet in The Nutcracker and Romeo & Juliet.
Nicola received her training at The Royal Ballet School where she was awarded The Ashton Award, The Pamela Self Award and The April Olrich Award. Nicola performed with the Wayne McGregor Company at the BRIT Awards in 2016. Nicola has also performed in the Corps de Ballet with English National Ballet.
Isabella is from the UK and has studied with English National Ballet School since 2013. She has performed with English National Ballet in Le Corsaire and The Nutcracker. She has toured internationally through Scotland and China with Ballet West in The Nutcracker, Swan Lake and Romeo & Juliet.
Hannah is Australian and Italian and has studied at the Tanya Pearson Classical Coaching Academy, Australia, and Hambury Ballet of John Neumeier. Hannah has performed with Hamburg Ballet and Grand Theatre Lodz, Poland.
Giulio Galimberti hails from Italy and studied at the Pavlova Ballet School in Bergamo. Giulio has performed across Europe with Kharkhiv National Ballet in the Ukraine, Opéra National de Bordeaux, Teatro Regio Torino, Teatro alla Scala, and Pavlova Ballet Company, Teatro Sociale/Donizzatti Bergamo. Giulio joined NEBT in August 2016.
Diogo was born in Portugal and studied ballet in the UK at English National Ballet School and The Royal Ballet School, White Lodge. Since graduating, Diogo has made appearances with Northern Ballet. This is Diogo’s first season with NEBT.
Cecilia comes to us from Italy and is a graduate from Accademia Teatro alla Scala. Cecilia has performed with Teatro alla Scala Theatre, Bucharest National Opera and Semperoper Ballett Dresden.