Agnes OAKS

Biography

Gender Female
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1970-05-29
Education Tallin Ballet Sch, Vaganova Inst Moscow
Books & Publications
Recreations walking, travel
Clubs N/A
Style Ms Agnes Oaks, CBE
Career Estonia State Ballet School: Coppélia 1987, Paquita 1988; Estonia State Opera Ballet: Sleeping Beauty 1989, Swan Lake 1990, Romeo and Juliet 1990; princ rising to sr princ English National Ballet 1990-96 and Birmingham Royal Ballet 1996-97, principal guest artist English National Ballet 1997-2009, ret from stage 2009, asst to artistic dir of Estonian Nat Ballet 2009-; credits incl: Hynd's Coppélia 1990, Ben Stevenson's The Nutcracker 1990, Les Sylphide 1990, 3 Preludes 1990, Our Waltzes 1991, Sanguine Fan 1991, Bianca in Taming of the Shrew, Olga in Eugene Onegin, Our Waltzes, Apollo, Cinderella, Études, Four Last Songs, Sphinx, Hynd's Sleeping Beauty (world premiere), Raissa Struchkova's Swan Lake (world premiere), Impromptu, Spectre de la Rose 1992, cr title role Derek Deane's Giselle 1994, Paquita 1994, Romeo and Juliet 1995, Dream Alice in Alice in Wonderland 1995, Christopher Dean's Encounters 1996, Peter Wright's Swan Lake, Peter Wright's Nutcracker, David Bintley's Nutcracker Sweeties, Peter Wright's Sleeping Beauty; freelance 1997-; performances incl: Sleeping Beauty (Estonian Opera), Nutcracker (São Paulo and Tokyo), Sleeping Beauty (Chile) 1997, Romeo and Juliet (Royal Albert Hall) 1998, Cinderella (Zurich) 2000, Tchaikovsky pas de deux 2000, Sleeping Beauty (Royal Albert Hall) 2000, Wedding Journey (Estonia) 2001, Swan Lake (Cape Town) 2001, Veronica Paeper's Romeo and Juliet (Cape Town) 2002, Don Quixote (Cape Town) 2003, Wayne McGregor's duet 2 Human (Sadlers Wells) 2003, Michael Corder's Melody on the Move (Sadlers Wells) 2003, Ashton's Cinderella (Het Ballet Amsterdam) 2005, Kenneth Macmillan's Sleeping Beauty 2005, The Nutcracker (Rome Opera) 2005, Elizabeth Triegaardt's Sleeping Beauty (Cape Town) 2006, Wayne Eagling's Duet 2006, David Dawson's A Million Kisses to my Skin 2007 (Sadlers Wells), Swan Lake (at Concert for Diana Wembley Stadium) 2007, Royal Variety Performance 2007, Derek Deane's Strictly Gershwin (Royal Albert Hall) 2008, Kenneth MacMillan's Manor 2008; Best Couple (with Thomas Edur) Int Ballet Competition Jackson Mississippi 1990, Dancer of the Year Dance International magazine 2000-01, Best Partnership Award (with Thomas Edur) London Critics' Circle 2002, Laurence Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement in Dance 2004, Critic's Circle Best Female Dancer Award 2008; patron: Br Ballet Orgn (BBO), English Nat Ballet Sch 2008; Third Class Order of the White Star (Estonia) 2001
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Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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