Tamara Rojo



English National Ballet Artistic Director and  Lead  Principal  Dancer

  Has gained international recognition for her outstanding technique, inspired interpretations, captivating acting skills, and brilliant artistry in a wide spectrum of classical and contemporary roles.

Awarded a CBE for her services to ballet in the Queen’s 2016 New Year’s Honours.

In January 2016 Tamara Rojo Diez becomes D.A. Magna Cum Laude.


Olivier Awards 2017 Outstanding achievement in dance. Winner: English National Ballet for expanding the variety of its repertoire with Giselle and She Said at Sadler’s Wells.

Tamara Rojo at The Bank of England

Tamara Rojo on staging two versions of Giselle

Akram Khan’s Giselle – Trailer

Akram Khan’s Giselle · English National Ballet · UK Tour 2016/17


English National Ballet Giselle Reviews


Giselle: English National Ballet – Sadler’s Wells Theatre – Review.

LondonTheatre1.com November 28, 2016 Last updated: November 28, 2016.

Review by Marian Kennedy.

Tamara Rojo on being a dancer

ballet and dance

In Being a Dancer, some of the world’s leading dancers and choreographers, working in different countries and across different styles, share their experiences of the world of dance. In these extracts from the book, Tamara Rojo, Artistic Director of English National Ballet, offers advice and insight into her life and career.


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