Born
19.2.83 in Sigulda. Latvian

Education
Riga Ballet School.
The School of The Hamburg Ballet

Main Teachers
Valentins Blinovs, Marianne Kruuse, Kevin Haigen, Irina Jacobson, Radik Zaripov

Engagement
The Hamburg Ballet since 2001, promoted Soloist in 2008 and Principal in 2011

Creations

  • The Maiden-who-never-laughs in Parzival – Episodes and Echo
  • Calliope in Orpheus

and solos in

  • Nachtwanderung from "Songs of the Night"
  • Purgatorio
  • Um Mitternacht
  • A Foreign Sound (Thiago Bordin)

Repertory

  • Lady Capulet and Rosalind in Romeo and Juliet
  • Cinderella's Mother, A Stepsister and Princess from Another Country in A Cinderella Story
  • Nina Mikhailovna Zarechnaya in The Seagull
  • Desdemona in Othello
  • Eleonora Bereda in Nijinsky
  • Odette and Princess Claire in Illusions - like "Swan Lake"
  • Hermia in A Midsummer Night's Dream
  • Marguerite Gautier and Manon Lescaut in Lady of the Camellias
  • Louise and "La Fille du Pharaon" in The Nutcracker
  • Ophelia in Hamlet
  • Mrs. Muskat in Liliom
  • Myrtha in Giselle
  • The Siren in The Prodigal Son (George Balanchine)
  • Woman in Mauve and in Green in Dances at a Gathering (Jerome Robbins)
  • The Wife and the Ballerina in The Concert (Jerome Robbins)
  • Tatiana in Onegin (John Cranko)
  • and solos in

  • Christmas Oratorium
    (she danced this role for the premiere)
  • Verklungene Feste
  • Saint Matthew Passion
  • Requiem
  • Vaslav
  • Seasons – The Colors of Time
  • Adagietto
  • Third Symphony by Gustav Mahler
  • Le Sacre
  • Préludes CV
  • Les Sylphides (Michail Fokine)
  • Jewels – Emeralds/Rubies (George Balanchine)
  • Reflet (Stefano Palmigiano)

Guesting
Latvia, England, Switzerland

Award

  • Dr.-Wilhelm-Oberdörffer-Prize 2008
     

 
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