Ken Ossola

Ken Ossola

Resident Choreographer

Ken Ossola

Born in Switzerland, Ken Ossola was trained at the École de Danse de Genève, where Jiří Kylián discovered and invited him to join the Nederlands Dans Theater. From 1992 onwards, he was a member of NDT for eight years, dancing in many of Kylián’s world premieres, in ballets of other famous choreographers and beginning to create works of his own. Since 1999 he is a free-lance choreographer and ballet master for, amongst others, the Göteborg Ballet and NDT1, and a specialist for the staging of Kylián ballets for ABT and companies in Paris, Toronto, Munich, Vienna and Moscow. He presented his own ballets with the Ballet du Grand Théâtre de Genève, Tanz Luzerner Theater, NDT 2, Jeune Ballet de Lyon, in Den Haag, Kiel, Montreal, Portugal and Japan.

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