Posted on November 19, 2010
English National Ballet has announced the nominations for its Emerging Dancer Award sponsored by Talbot Hughes McKillop.
The six selected finalists for The Emerging Dancer Award 2011 are James Streeter, Max Westwell, Vadim Muntagirov, Laurretta Summerscales, Ksenia Osyanick and Shiori Kase. The Award is an annual competition for English National Ballet to recognise and nurture the phenomenal talent of its up-and-coming dancers, and encourages excellence and potential within the company. The winner will be announced in February 2011 at an awards ceremony at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre. For 2011 the Awards are open to the public, with tickets going on sale in December.
From left to right: Max Westwell, Vadim Muntagirov, Ksenia Osyanick, James Streeter, Laurretta Summerscales, Shiori Kase.
Photograph: Annabel Moeller