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Edina Pličanić

Principal dancer

@ Croatian National Theater

Immediately upon graduating from Zagreb ballet school Edina joined the Ballet of the Croatian National Theater. In 2000. she is promoted to a soloist, and in 2003. became a principal dancer of the same company. Throughout her career she has worked with many renowned choreographers Ted Brandsen, Martino Muller, Hans van Mannen, Nacho Duato, Vasco Welencamp, Renato Zanella, Derek Dean, Dinko Bogdanic, Milko Sparemblek, Kristof Pastor, Edward Clug, Hugo Viera, Leo Mujić as well as danced with some great partners: Roberto Bolle in Swan Lake , Mathieu Ganio and Ronald Savkovic in Nutcracker, Friedemann Vogel and Mihail Kamskin in the The Sleeping Beauty, Giselle, Eris Nezha in Cinderella, Swan Lake and Sleeping Beauty, Raphael Coumes-Marquet in The Lady of the Camellias.
Her repertoary includes:

Juliette (Romeo and Juliette),

Odette/Odile (Swan Lake),

Aurora (The Sleeping Beauty),

Nikia/Gamzati (La Bayadere),

Sugar Plum Fairy (Nutcracker),

Blanche DuBois (A Streetcar Named Desire),

Terphsihora (Apollon Musagete),

Sylphida (La Sylphide),

Giselle, Mirtha (Giselle),

Quitri (Don Quixote),

Cinderella ( Cinderella),

Swanhilde ( Coppelia),

Marguerite Gauthier (The Lady of the Camellias),

Anna Karenina (Anna Karenina),


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