Ronald Savkovic

Ballet for Dancers

27.05., 29.05., 31.05.19, 14:00–15:30

Training for Dancers


Choreographer and Dancer Ronald Savkovic after finishing his ballet school in Rijeka, Croatia.
Year 1990 he joined Budapest Dance Academy in Budapest. After finished Ballet Academy in Year 1992 he became a Principal Dancer in Slovenian National Theatre in Maribor, Slovenia.
The beginning of the Remarkable creations in Classical and Contemporary Roles lead him to be invited in young age already as a Guest Artist in Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb, Croatia.
Collaboration that start in Maribor with Famous Slovenian Theatre Director TOMAZ PANDUR completely has opened a new vision, aesthetics, point of view at the Theatre of 21. Century.
1996 Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb has offered him a Principal Dancer Contract where he Danced until 1998 in variety of Classical and Contemporary Main Roles. In that period National Academy of Art has awarded him with the price for the Role in Ballet “No steps on Grass …. Fallen Angels “by Ivan Favier.
1998 the beginning of his most important move in the Career is becoming a Principal Dancer of first Staatsoper Unter den Linden and later Staatsballet Berlin, where he has worked with word famous choreographers.
Patrice Bart, Rudolph Nurejev, George Balanchine, John Cranko, Peter Martins, William Forsythe, Maurice Béjart, Jiri Kylián, Sir Kenneth MacMillan,Nacho Duato, Vladimir Malakhov, Angelin Preljocaj, Christian Spuck, Pierre Lacotte, Boris Eifman, Marguerite Donlon,Sir Frederick Ashton etc.

Several awards has in that period been given , another Award from Croatian Academy of Art for the Role of prince Albrecht in Giselle in 2007 ,
2008 and 2009 he has been Awarded in New York as Star of the 21 Century.
His Career takes another path in 2008 where he decides himself entirely to the work as Choreographer in Ballets, Operas and Drama Theatre. Some of his most remarkable choreographical works are :”Shut up and Dance “ Staatsballet Berlin “ Transparent “ Staatsballet Berlin , “ Symphony of Sorrowful Songs “ Staatsballet Berlin , “ Romeo and Juliet “ National Theatre in Sarajevo , “ Alexander “ National Theatre in Belgrade , “ Samson and Delilah” National Theatre in Skopje, Macedonia , “Shut up and Dance “, “ Nutcracker “, “Four seasons “ , “ Carmen “ in National Theatre in Rijeka ,Croatia , “ Songs Without Words “ Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb , “ Cinderella “ Israeli Ballet Tel Aviv , “ Don Quixote “ National Ballet in Sarajevo ,
Since 2008 he started his collaboration with worldly famous FRIEDRICHSTADPALAST Berlin, where he choreographed in shows “ QI”, YMA”, “SHOW ME “ and latest “ THE ONE GRAND SHOW “ Caligula St Gallen Tanz theatre, Dream hunters National Theatre Belgrade

He also worked as a choreographer in theatre productions of Tomaz Pandur:
“Caligula”, “Medea “, “Symphony of Sorrowful Songs “, “La Caida de los Dioses “