Alba Nadal


Ballet education:

1987-1994. At "Olga Roig Ballet School" in Manresa. 

1995-1997. At "Institut del teatre". Barcelona.

1998-2002. At Victor Ullate Ballet School. Madrid.

2003-2004. Full scholarship for the last year at the Royal Ballet Upper School. 

Since 2004, she is dancer at the Royal Danish Ballet.


Soloist and principals classical roles:Flower Festival (Bournonville),“Dark Angel” in Serenade (G.Balanchine), “Birthe” in Folk Tale (A. Bournonville), Pas de six enNapoli ( A.Bournonville); "Russian pas de deux" and "Pas de quatre" in Swan Lake (P.Martins), Soloist Fairy in Midsummer Night Dream  (J. Neumeier),“Fairy of knowledge” inSleeping Beauty (C. Wheeldon),“Cook” in Alice in Wonderland (C.Wheeldon), Pas d’Action inLa Bayadere, Kurtisanein Manon, Pas à troisin “La Ventana” (A. Bournonville), among others. 


Neoclassical/modern works: Wool over eyes, Unravel, Coping(Kristian Lever), Vertical Road (Akram Khan), Know(Idan Sharabi), role of the Parents in The Death that best preserves (Natalia Horecna), Impenetrable Song(Patrick Delcroix), Strangers (Sebastian Kloborg), Chroma and Infra(Wayne Mcgregor), Viscera(Liam Scarlett), Cacti(Alexander Ekman), Lost on Slow  (Jorma Elo), Prelude and Fugue(A. Marriott), Clocks and Clouds (Fernando Hernando Magadan), København (Marcos Morau), Beside Myself (Caroline Finn-Fisher),Eidolon (Kim Brandstrup), Air (Jø Stromgren),Maria Magdalena in Requiem and Nomade(Tim Rushton), Petit Mort, Bella Figura, Falling Angels and 27’52” (Jiry Kylián), Minus 7 (Ohad Naharin), Witness (Alvin Ailey), Anita in West Side Story(J. Robbins), and Slim in Come Fly Away(Twyla Tharp).  Collaborations in Cross Connection Ballet Company’s Galas, Gala IBSTAGE 2017, Girona en Moviment Gala 2018 I 2019.


Academic education:

Graduated at  Instituto Cervantes (Madrid).

Studied "Humanities" at U.O.C (Universitat Oberta de Catalunya) and nowadays, studying "Psychology" at the same university.


  • Reumert nomination as "Best Dancer" in Denmark 2017 for "A Naked Feeling" by Stefanos Bizas from Danish Dance Theatre and "Beginning and Ending" by Oliver Starpov for the role of Forest Queen, The Royal Danish Theatre. 

  • Annie and Otto Johs. Detlefs Foundation Grant for “Artistic development” (2018)

  • Alberts Gaubiers og Poul Waldorffs Foundation Grant (2017)

Captura de pantalla 2019-05-07 a las 14.