Edivaldo Souza da Silva

First Artist

Born: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Trained: Locally and the Royal Ballet School

Joined: 2014; First Artist, 2018

First role danced with Birmingham Royal Ballet: Arabian Dance in The Nutcracker.

Proudest moment on stage: All curtain calls. I love to hear the audience, it’s a really good feeling.


Frederick Ashton: Monotones II, Enigma Variations (Gardener), La Fille mal gardée
David Bintley: 'Still Life' at the Penguin Café (Southern Cape Zebra), The Shakespeare Suite (Romeo), Cinderella (Prince's friends), Aladdin (Emeralds, Gold and Silver)
Michael Corder:Le Baiser de la fée (Sprites)
John Cranko:The Taming of the Shrew
Kenneth MacMillan: Romeo and Juliet (Benvolio), Solitaire, Concerto
Hans van Manen:5 Tangos
Alexander Whitley: Kin.
Peter Wright: The Sleeping Beauty (Prince Florimund), The Nutcracker (Prince), Swan Lake, Coppélia

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