Our #Squad selfie in the infinity pool on top of he Marina Bay Sands yesterday with Alexandre Hammoudi (@alexhammoudi) and Jeffrey Cirio (@jeffreycirio). Landed in the meantime in Hong Kong already. Performing here the “Lead Boy” in Ratmansky’s Whipped Cream on opening night on Thursday and Saturday evening alongside Sarah Lane (@sarahlaneps103) as my princess Praline! See you there!
And so our show of Swan Lake here in Singapore came and went. A day of mental and physical relaxation at @marinabaysands’ pool ensued. Tomorrow we will then be off to Hong Kong. And so it goes...
!Swipe through! A jet-lagged yawn from Singapore, where we at ABT (@abtofficial) perform Swan Lake at the @esplanadesingapore! My show is tomorrow night alongside @isabellaboylston as my Swan Queen! Hope to see you there & enjoy the photos! Shot with my Leica M240 and my Summilux 35mm
In Singapore (check out my stories for more random posts)! Performing Swan Lake with ABT (@abtofficial) alongside Isabella Boylston (@isabellaboylston) as my Swan Queen this Saturday at the Esplanade (@esplanadesingapore)! Hope to see you there!
Aaaand it‘s Sunday! One more week and together with @abtofficial we‘re off to Singapore and Hong Kong we‘re I‘m performing Prince Siegfried in Swan Lake alongside Isabella Boylston (@isabellaboylston) as my Swan Queen and the Lead Boy in Ratmasnky‘s Whipped Cream alongside Sarah Lane (@sarahlaneps103) as my Princess Praliné! New photo by my friends from @nycdanceproject ! Wearing my own Comme Des Garcons (@commedesgarcons) Homme Plus Suit (S/S 2006)
After 4 weeks on tour with ABT (@abtofficial) through the US back in the studio getting ready for our Asia tour to Hong Kong & Singapore... rehearsing Whipped Cream, Swan Lake, our new Harlequinade and Wayne McGregor‘s world premiere of AfteRite... and in the meantime playing around in my free time... shoutout to my cuban brother @osielgouneo for some inspiration for these turns...
One last show of “Whipped Cream” tomorrow here in DC with these two (@isabellaboylston & @officialdavidhallberg) and @sarahlaneps103 together onstage. Then back to NYC for 2 days!
First show of Whipped Cream here in Washington is done, one more to go on Sunday (mat)! Looking forward to be thrown around again... video by @abtofficial
And here we go! After my debut last night in @benjaminmillepied’s “I Feel The Earth Move” here in Washington moving on to dancing the Lead Boy in Ratmansky’s “Whipped Cream” alongside Sarah Lane as my Princess Praline. Boomerang by @cassiepearlt
In Washington, DC! Performing here with ABT on our 4-week US tour! Dancing tonight in Ratmansky’s “Serenade after Plato’s Symposium,” tomorrow in Millepied’s “I feel the Earth move” and on Thursday and Sunday the “Lead Boy” in Ratmansky’s “Whipped Cream”! Wish us luck!
Working hard these days at ABT (@abtofficial) getting ready for our 4 week tour through the US to Washington, Detroit, Lincoln and Chicago. Having 7 hours of rehearsals without a break. Working on Ratmansky’s “Whipped Cream,” McMillan’s “Romeo and Juliet,” Ratmansky’s “Serenade after Plato’s Symposium,” @benjaminmillepied’s “I Feel The Earth Move,” and in the creation period for the world premieres of @waynemcgregor’s “AfteRite” and Ratmansky’s “Harlequinade”. Video of my Variation of Albrecht in Giselle this past year at the Metropolitan Opera House. Jeez, that’s a long post...
“Playing” Shabu Shabu in NY with @ekmannen and @jeffreycirio
Happy New Year from Berlin! And no, I don‘t live here yet, but will start a new chapter of my life here in August 2018! Back to NY!
Merry Christmas everyone! Throwing it back to September to „Falls The Shadow“ which I coproduced with @worksandprocess at the @Guggenheim! Here Brett Conway giving us some improv realness with Ana Lopez (@ana_chu) joining in. Enjoy!
And so the Nutcracker season finished. Had 3 enjoyable shows alongside @mistyonpointe. Now a little R&R for body & mind. Photo from a few MET seasons ago during the time we did Giselle #leica
And here’s the how-to for the previous post, haha. Don’t try this at home, kids... with @mistyonpointe! Video by @skylarbrandt
After my first show of Nutcracker here in Orange County trying to stay in shape for my other two shows next week on Wednesday and Saturday night! Photo: the infamous torch lift with Misty Copeland (@mistyonpointe)
We had our opening night with Misty Copeland (@mistyonpointe) here with ABT (@abtofficial) in Orange County at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts (@segerstromarts) yesterday. Throwing it back accordingly 10 years to my first Nutcracker, my second principal show ever in Vienna at the State Opera there in 2007.
Reposting some stuff from my archives... here some Sunday inspiration from our MET season from summer 2013...