Frans Valkama

Principal Dancer

At the Finnish National Ballet during the season 2014-15: Don Quixote: Basilio (Patrice Bart – Ludvig Minkus), Don Quixote: Sancho Panza (Patrice Bart – Ludvig Minkus), The Nutcracker and the Mouse King (Autumn 2014): Pekka, Clara's younger brother (Wayne Eagling and Toer van Schayk – Pyotr Tchaikovsky), The Snow Queen: Ugly Troll (Kenneth Greve – Tuomas Kantelinen), A Midsummer Night's Dream: Puck (Jorma Elo – Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy), Glass Pieces: Soli couples, men (Jerome Robbins – Philip Glass), Utopia of Another Continent: The Protectors of the Child (Natália Horečná – Terry Riley, Kronos Quartet, Max Richter).

Education

Finnish National Opera Ballet School 2002-2005.

Engagements

Finnish National Ballet 2005-, soloist dancer 2011-, principal dancer 2014-
Europe Danse, France 2003.

Upcoming performances

A Midsummer Night's Dream 25/04/2015 19:00
A Midsummer Night's Dream 29/04/2015 19:00
A Midsummer Night's Dream 06/05/2015 19:00
A Midsummer Night's Dream 12/05/2015 19:00