Beatriz Stix-Brunell and Nehemiah Kish to perform in Alice for three performances
Duo to perform as Alice and Jack/Knave of Hearts on 24, 29 March; 3 April.
Sarah Lamb as Alice, and Jonathan Howells in Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland © Johan Persson/ROH 2011
Both dancers will make their Royal Opera House debuts in the roles.
Beatriz Stix-Brunell joined The Royal Ballet in 2010 from Morphoses/The Wheeldon Company. Prior to this the Miami, Florida born dancer trained at the School of American Ballet, the Paris Opera Ballet School and completed her studies with Fabrice Herrault in New York.
Nehemiah Kish joined The Royal Ballet as a Principal in 2010, formerly dancing with the Royal Danish Ballet and the National Ballet of Canada. His other upcoming roles include performing in Christopher Wheeldon’s Polyphonia – part of a triple bill with Wayne McGregor, Mark Ronson and Andrew Wyatt’s Carbon Life and a new work from Liam Scarlett – as well as in The Prince of the Pagodas.