Edwin Mota

Edwin Mota was born in Mexico and began his dance education at the Escuela Nacional de Danza (Mexico). He later received a scholarship to the School of American Ballet in New York where he completed his studies under Stanley Williams.

In 1985 he was one of the prize winners of the Prix de Lausanne.

He has danced as first soloist with the Königlichen Ballett Flandern, London City Ballet, Birmingham Royal Ballet und the Staatsoper Hannover and as guest soloist with, among others, the Komischen Oper Berlin and the Ballet Nacional de Mexico. His wealth of experience includes the repertoire of Marius Petipa, Kenneth McMillan, Frederick Ashton, George Balanchine, John Cranko, Jiri Kylian, Paul Taylor and Kurt Jooss, to name but a few.

He worked as Ballet Master at the Ballet de Zaragoza and as a ballet teacher in Berlin, at the Ballet Nacional de Mexico, London City Ballet, Tanzhaus nrw, Neuer Tanz, Amanda Miller's Pretty ugly tanz Köln and at the Staatstheater Nürnberg, among others.

Classical Training for Dancers - video clip of Edwin Mota
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