Milena Sidorova Verified

Soloist, Dutch National Ballet

Born: Ukraine

Started dancing at the age of three and professionally trained from eight, studied for six years at the Kiev State Choreographic School and after wining the Prix De Lausanne scholarship – went to the Royal Ballet Upper School in London, which later graduated from with Honours diploma.
Won 2nd Prize of the Artek International Competition, a year later received Grand Prix, was the youngest competitor of Moscow International Ballet Competition and received 3rd Prize also Moscow Media Prize and Grishko Prize. Won Prix De Lausanne scholarship and Prix Des Téléspectateurs.
Received Ukrainian National Flame of Prometheus prize and the title Person of the Year in the nomination Youth Talent of Ukraine.
Received several awards and grants such as 1st place at International Youth Ballet Festival in Kiev, scholarship at Reuseta Mauri competition (Spain) and Arnold Haskell Prize (London).

Started choreographing with the piece "The Spider"(2000),
after an immediate success pursued this direction further and made several other works such as "Full Moon" (2001),
"The Naked Truth" (2002),
"Kostadinka" (2008),
"Etude For The Left Leg" (2009),
"Reality Conundrum" (2009),
"With Out And Without" (2010),
"Maria y Angela Malagueña" (2011)
Has been invited as a guest choreographer for the Inspiration Project with Mirella Simoncini and has created the exclusive work "Subvocal"(2011) which was performed at the Holland Dance Festival, later adapted and shown at the Babel festival in Romania (2014).
Further work includes "NUMBER 10. Waltz-ish" (2014)
"Duet for her..." (2014)
As part of the Lighnness Festival 2014 one-day-special creation for Het Nationale Ballet Junior Company
"Devil's Ball" (2014)

Received the following awards for choreography:
2001 Russia, at Moscow IBC received an extra award from Ballet Lovers Union "Sylphide" "For artistry, charm and original choreography"
2002 UkraineSerge Lifar" IBC Choreography Division - special diploma "For Youth Talent"
2002 Ukraine- Diploma and Scholarship from Mayor of Kiev "For personal creative contribution to the development of Kiev City ,
2004 England - Ursula Moreton choreographic Award (3rd Place);
2004 England - Choreographic Development Award.

Currently working with Dutch National Ballet as Grand Sujet

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Started dancing at the age of three and professionally trained from eight, studied for six years at the Kiev State Choreographic School and after wining the Prix De Lausanne scholarship – went to the Royal Ballet Upper School in London, which later…

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Milena Sidorova
8 months ago
Milena Sidorova posted a video

NUMBER 10. Waltz-ish

NUMBER 10. Waltz-ish
Milena Sidorova choreographed a new ballet piece for New Moves 2014 - fresh dance NUMBER 10.Waltz-ish Радушный танец, хореография - Милена Сидорова Dancers: Rebecca Oltheten, Chanquito van Hoeve Huge thanks to the composer Isaac Shepard whose music inspires in so many ways! Track name: Walt's Waltz (Swept Away) Milena Sidorova, who is well known for her Spider video or Spider Woman dance is a professional dancer, multiple award winner for both dance and her choreography, named 2012-2013 critic's choice "Outstanding Dancer" in Dance Europe magazine.

Milena Sidorova
about 1 year ago

Has been named 2012-2013 Critic's Choice"Outstanding Dancer" - Dance Europe magazine

Milena Sidorova
over 2 years ago
Milena Sidorova posted a video

Sleeping Beauty Fairy variation (5)

Sleeping Beauty Fairy variation (5)
Dancer: Milena Sidorova Fairy variation from the ballet Sleeping Beauty. Het Nationale Ballet performance

Liliana Isella
over 1 year ago

Inspiring :)... I'm going to try it :)

Crystal Santiago
over 1 year ago

me too, im trying it too

Milena Sidorova
almost 3 years ago
Milena Sidorova posted a video

SPIDER

SPIDER

Cathy Peters
over 2 years ago

Wow..!

Sabrina Isabella
over 2 years ago

stunning... the absolute muscle control and flexibility is amazing.

nancy boetto
about 2 years ago

awsome ..

Sara Lopes
almost 2 years ago

So Flexible!!

Liliana Isella
over 1 year ago

I love spiders -they're good luck charms- and this is the best homage to spiders I've ever seen!!! Great job!!!

Rocio Sanchez
over 1 year ago

You really look like spider!!

Crystal Santiago
over 1 year ago

cooool, a human spider

Milena Sidorova
over 3 years ago
Milena Sidorova posted a video

The Naked Truth

The Naked Truth

Liliana Isella
over 1 year ago

Brava!

Milena Sidorova
over 3 years ago
Milena Sidorova posted a video

Full Moon

Full Moon

Viktoria Rojkova
over 1 year ago

brilliant

Milena Sidorova
over 2 years ago
Milena Sidorova posted a video

Pas de Quatre variation

Pas de Quatre variation
Dancer: Milena Sidorova Music: Tchaikovsky Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty Dutch National Ballet

Milena Sidorova
over 2 years ago
Milena Sidorova posted a video

Reality Conundrum (Excerpt)

Reality Conundrum (Excerpt)
Choreography Milena Sidorova Workshop "New Moves" of Het Nationale Ballet Dancers: Emily Ellis, George Hill, Koen Havenith, Chao Shi, Teun van Roosmalen, Alex Loxton, Milan Madar ©2009-2012 Milena Sidorova

Milena Sidorova Bahj D
almost 3 years ago

BD: Hello.Really like SPIDER. Couldn't be more fitting of the moment^-^

MS: Thank you! :))