JARCK BENSCHOP
danzatore e coreografo Olandese/Svedese, nato nell'isola Caraibica di Curacao.
Si diploma alla Rotterdam Dance Academy, la sua carriera internazionale inizia a diciassette anni ed include compagnie quali Bat-Dor Dance Co (Israele), Stuttgart Ballet (Germania), Finnish National Ballet (Finlandia), Ballet Manhattan (USA), Cullberg Ballet (Svezia), Swedish Royal Ballet (Svezia) e Gothenburg Dance Company (Svezia).
Ha lavorato con numerosi coreografi, fra i quali Alvin Ailey, Cristopher Bruce, Birgit Cullberg, Mats Ek, Robert Cohan, William Forsythe, Jennifer Muller, Sigge Modigh, Laszlo Seregi, Jhon Neumeier, Robert North, Heinze Spoerli ed inoltre ha danzato coreografie di Fredric Ashton, Maurice Bejart, August Bournonville, Johon Cranko, Jiri Kylian, Kennet MacMillan, Paul Taylor.

JARCK BENSCHOP

is a Dutch/Swedish dancer and choreographer, born on the Caribean Island of Curacao.
Graduated at the Rotterdam Dance Academy, his International career started in the seventeen, and includes companies such as Bat-Dor Dance Co (Israel), Stuttgart Ballet (Germany), Finnish National Ballet (Finland), Ballet Manhattan (USA), Cullberg Ballet (Sweden), Swedish Royal Ballet (Sweden) and Gothenburg Dance Company (Sweden).
He has worked with many choreographers, among them Alvin Ailey, Cristopher Bruce, Birgit Cullberg, Mats Ek, Robert Cohan, William Forsythe, Jennifer Muller, Sigge Modigh, Laszlo Seregi, Jhon Neumeier, Robert North, Heinze Spoerli and also danced choreography of Fredric Ashton, Maurice Bejart, August Bournonville, Johon Cranko, Jiri Kylian, Kennet MacMillan, Paul Taylor.



TATIANA PETROVA
Si diploma al Bolshoi Ballet School (classe Vasilyeva e Uksusnikov) ed entra a far parte del Bolshoi Theatre, dove balla per 15 anni. Si diploma in pedagogia del balletto e danze di carattere al Bolshoi Ballet School e lavora come insegnante e coreografa per la stessa scuola. Insegnante, coreografa ed assistente nella ricostruzione della “Polish Ball” dell’opera “Ivan Susanin”, coreografia R. Zakharov, per il Bolshoi Theatre nel 2008. Insegnante ospite del “Bolshoi ballet summer intensive” di New York (USA), di numerose Master Classes a Guayaquil (Ecuador), del “Greenwich ballet Academy” di Greenwich (USA) e del “Royal Ballet School” di Antwerper (Belgio).
Attualmente Direttrice artistica, insegnante e coreografa della Vladislav Kuramshin Russian Ballet Academy (San Pietroburgo - Russia e The Hague - Netherlands) e del Ballet Theatre “Choreographic Miniatures” (San Pietroburgo – Russia). Direttrice artistica dei concorsi internazionali “Young Russia Grand Prix” e “Anna Pavlova”
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TATIANA PETROVA

Graduated at the Bolshoi Ballet Academy (class of Vasilyeva, Uksusnikov, Farmanyants, Timofeeva, among others), she danced with the Bolshoi Theatre Company for 15 years. After a double graduation with honors in Pedagogy of Ballet and Character dance, she becomes teacher of the Bolshoi Ballet Academy. In 2008, she is Ballet Master, choreographer and assistant in the making of the "Polish Ball", of the Opera "Ivan Susanin" bu R. Zakharov, for the Bolshoi Ballet Theatre.
Official guest teacher of the "Bolshoi Ballet summer intensive" in New York (USA), she leads many masterclasses on ballet and character dances in Guayaquil (Ecuador), at the "Greenwich Ballet Academy" (USA), and the "Royal Ballet School of Antwerper" (Belgium).
At the moment she is Artistic Director, teacher and choreographer of the Vladislav Kuramshin Russian Ballet Academy (Saint-Petersburg, Russia and The Hague, Netherlands) and of the Ballet Theatre "Choreographic Miniatures" (Saint-Petersburg, Russia).
Artistic Director of the international competitions "Young Russia Grand Prix" (Russia) and "Anna Pavlova" (the Netherlands).




BENEDICTO CIEZA
Comincia i suoi studi professionali a Madrid, sotto la direzione di Luis Ruffo. In seguito si trasferisce in Francia, divenendo allievo di Gilbert Meyer, professore di danza all’Opera di Parigi e poi a Bruxelles, entrando a far parte della compagnia Théatre Royal de la Monnaie. Comincia la sua carriera di coreografo ed insegnante: fonda la sua compagnia CIE CIEZA e la scuola di danza pluridisciplinare Alcazar a Bruxelles. Tra le sue creazioni: Dimension Tango, Ritos, Bolero, Temptations (ispirato a “L’ultima tentazione di Cristo” di M. Scorsese) e Portrait, commissionatogli dalla città di Madrid. Viene invitato come maitre de ballet per il Vienna Festival Ballet a Londra, lavora come coreografo e danzatore per il Centro Culturale Garcia Lorca a Madrid e collabora con la coreografa italiana Susanna Beltrami.
Attualmente è insegnante ed assistente dell’etoile cubana Menia Martinez, presso il Conservatorio di Danza di Bruxelles e viene invitato come insegnante, coreografo e membro di giuria in Italia, Spagna, Belgio e Giappone.

BENEDICTO CIEZA
After a professional training in Madrid, under the direction of Luis Ruffo, he moves to France to study with Gilbert Meyer, professor at the Opera of Paris. Afterward he joins the Théatre Royal de la Monnaie, settled in Brussels. There it starts his career as choreographer and teacher: he creates his company CIE CIEZA and the multidisciplinary dance school Alcazar, in Brussels. Among his creations: Dimension Tango, Ritos, Bolero, Temptations (transposition of "The Last temptation of Christ" by M. Scorsese) and Portrait, under commission of the Government of Madrid. Invited as Maitre de Ballet at the Vienna Festival Ballet happening in London, he works as choreographer and dancer for the Centro Cultural García Lorca of Madrid and starts a collaboration with the Italian choreographer Susanna Beltrami. At the moment, he is assistant of the Cuban etoile Menia Martinez, and teacher at the Conservatoite of Dance of Brussels. He is guest teacher, guest choreographer and member of the Jury in Italy, Spain, Belgium and Japan.