14:00 – 15:30
Training for Dancers
Born in Leverkusen, education in classical dance from 1988 bis 1996 at Izmir Dokuz Eylül University, state conservatory. Danced from 1996 until 2016 as soloist and first soloist at
State Ballet Izmir, Turkey, at Semperoper in Dresden with Vladimir Derevianko, at Leipziger Ballett with Uwe Scholz, at Bayerisches Staatsballett Munich with Ivan Liska, with the National Ballet of Canada/Toronto with Karen Kain, and last at Chemnitz Ballett with Lode Devos. As guest abllet master Erkan Kurt was working at Ballett Gera, Europe Ballet St. Pölten and State Opera and Ballet Izmir, Turkey.
Erkan’s class is focused on the dynamic, musicality and based on the strong classical ballet technic with elegance and presentation.