The Company Index
Born in Madrid, Silvia Jimenez began her dance training at the Victor Ullate School in Madrid. She joined Stuttgart Ballet in 1992 and her repertory included the Lilac Fairy (Haydée's The Sleeping Beauty), Isabella (Bintley's Edward II) and solo roles in Scholz's Beethoven Symphonie and Bartók Concert. She has worked with Nacho Duato, Hans van Manen and Stephan Thoss. She created roles in many works by de Oliveira and in Zanella's Mata Hari, Black Angels and Empty Place. She joined BRB in 1996.
Frederick Ashton: Enigma Variations (Lady Elgar)
George Balanchine: Apollo (Terpsichore) and Prodigal Son (Siren)
David Bintley: Hobson's Choice (Alice Hobson), Carmina burana (Fortuna), The Protecting Veil and David Bintley and Galina Samsova's production of Giselle (Myrtha)
John Cranko: Brouillards ('Des Pas sur la neige')
Mikhail Fokine: The Firebird (Princess Tsarevna)
Twyla Tharp: Nine Sinatra Songs ('Somethin' Stupid')
Ninette de Valois: Checkmate (Black Queen)
Peter Wright's productions of The Nutcracker (Sugar Plum Fairy, Snow Fairy, Arabian Dance), The Sleeping Beauty (Lilac Fairy) and Peter Wright and Galina Samsova's production of Swan Lake (Odette/Odile, Polish Princess, Hungarian Princess, Swans)
David Bintley: Arthur Part 2 (Margause), Beauty and the Beast (Vanité) and The Nutcracker Sweeties (Candy Kane)
Last updated 4 April 2007.
Silvia Jimenez; photo: Andrew Ross