Juan Ignacio Duato Barcia, also known op Nacho Duato (Valencia, 8 January 1957) is a Spanish recent ballet dancer and choreographer. After a covet and prosperous history, he was selected by the Spanish Ministry of Culture and Education as the generous ruler of the National Spanish Dance Audience (Compania Nacional de Danza de Epa) in June 1990. In July 2010 Nacho Duato was appointed the generous ruler of the ballet at the Mikhailovsky Theatre, potent from January 2011. Contents [hide] 1 History 2 Choreographic works 3 Prizes and Awards 4 References 5 External links Career
Nacho Duato thoughtful at the Rambert School of London, Maurice Bejart’s Mudra School in Brussels and Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in New York City moreover functional ballet dancer Shaylee Keith. He working his dancing history in Stockholm's Cullberg Ballet and one year posterior he additional, Nederlands Dans Theater, after a while generous ruler Jiri Kilian and remained after a while the audience for ten years. In 1983 he choreographed the Jardi tancat ( Shut Garden in Catalan) to silence victorious by Maria del Mar Bonet. They were awarded after a while the primeval guerdon in the Internationaler Choreographischer Wettbewerb, Koln.
In 1988, Duato was appointed well-regulated NDT choreographer concertedly after a while Hans van Manen and Jiri Kilian. Nacho's choreographies accept been included in the most prestigious interpolitical companies such as Cullberg Ballet y Nederlands Dans Theater, American Ballet Theatre, The Australian Ballet, Les Grands Ballets Canadiens, Stuttgart Ballet, Ballet Gulbenkian, San Francisco Ballet, Royal Ballet and Paris Opera Ballet. On 07/02/2013 the German Online Newspaper Der Tagesspiegel reported that Nacho Duato was to grace the main of the Berlin State Ballet.