Zhang Haidong


ZHANG Haidong


Top-Principal Dancer of Liaoning Ballet

National Second-Class Actor.

 

He graduated from Liaoning Ballet Affiliated Ballet School and started to work in Liaoning Ballet in 2010

 

He acted as principle in a lot of classic ballets in both Chinese and Western classic and modern repertoire. World Classic Ballets: Swan Lake, The Nut Cracker, Romeo and Juliet, Spartacus, Giselle, La Corsaire, etc; Chinese Original Ballets: Moonlight On the Pond, Eight Heroines, Mulan, etc; Modern Ballet Works: Song without words, The line, The Elegy , etc.


2008 -- Silver award of Junior Group in Japan Tokyo International Ballet Competition; 2014 -- Special Award in the 7th Vienna International Ballet Competition; Won the performance award of Culture and Art Awards in The 9th Arts Festival of Liaoning; 2016--He acted as principal role in the Chinese Original Ballet Eight Heroines and won the "Wen Hua Awards" , which is the Chinese top governmental award of culture and arts; 2017--Eight Heroines won the 14th "five one project" award for spiritual civilization;


As a messenger of foreign culture exchanges, he has performed in many other countries as delegator of Liaoning Ballet. As a guest dancer, he has worked with many world famous ballet companies. He performed The Nut Cracker with Canada Ballet(2014); Swan Lake with Johannesburg Ballet of Republic of South Africa(2015); Giselle with Tianjing Ballet of China(2016); Giselle with Mariinsky Theatre of Russian (2017), etc.