Born in Prato, Italy, Beatrice Parma trained at Teatro alla Scala, Milan, and English National Ballet School. She was a Soloist with Turkish State Opera and Ballet from 2012 to 2015 where her repertory included The Nutcracker (Sugar Plum Fairy), Diana and Actaeon pas de deux and Le Corsaire. She has performed classical pas de deux at gala performances in Latvia. She joined Birmingham Royal Ballet in 2015 and her repertory includes Swan Lake (Italian Princess, Cygnet), The Nutcracker (Rose Fairy), Romeo and Juliet (Juliet’s Friends), The Shakespeare Suite (Kate), Solitaire and Four Scottish Dances.
Meet Marlo, our Dance Track graduate
Dance Track works with 30 primary schools and more than 2,500 children in Birmingham, identifying those with the potential to be the ballet dancers of the future. Read about one of our participants who has recently accepted a place at Elmhurst School for Dance.
Iain's Desert Island Discs
In the run up to the world premiere of The Tempest, we spoke to choreographer David Bintley and the dancers creating the lead roles in his magical new ballet. Here Iain Mackay (Prospero) shares the Desert Island Discs he'd want with him if he was truly the lord of Shakespeare's mystical isle.