Lucia Solari joined the Company in July 2013 as a Soloist. Originally from Uruguay, Lucia was most recently at Hamburg Ballet. Where were you born and raised? I was born in Montevideo (Uruguay), raised in Italy and moved to Germany in 1999.
Soloists & Coryphée
Jessica is from Newcastle, Australia and joined Northern Ballet in 2007. She trained at the Marie Walton Mahon Dance Academy and Elmhurst School for Dance.
Rachael is from Swindon and joined Northern Ballet in 2007. She trained with the Judith Hockaday School and later Central School of Ballet. Her previous companies include Scottish Ballet and Ballet Central. Learn more about Rachael Favourite roles Isabella, one of Beauty's sisters from Beauty & the Beast.
Giuliano is from Rimini in Italy. He joined Northern Ballet in 2007. He previously danced for Ballet Ireland and English National Ballet. Learn more about Giuliano Previous companies Ballet Ireland and English National Ballet. Favourite roles Dancing in David Nixon’s Dangerous Liaisons and Mercutio in Romeo & Juliet.
Antoinette is from Somerset and joined Northern Ballet in 2008. She trained at The Trull School of Dancing in Taunton and was a Junior Associate of the Royal Ballet School before joining the Royal Ballet School (Lower and Upper Schools).
Victoria joined Northern Ballet in 2003. Born in Leicestershire she trained as a Northern Ballet Associate before taking up full-time training at Central School of Ballet. She has previously performed with Ballet Central. Victoria worked with Wayne McGregor on his piece Ossein as part of the Northern Ballet 40th Anniversary Gala.
Sebastian was born in London and trained at the Royal Ballet School. He joined Northern Ballet in 2004. Learn more about Sebastian Favourite roles Fritz & Chinese doll, The Nutcracker; ‘Girl Crazy’, I Got Rhythm; Michael, Peter Pan; Pierre, La Traviata; Renfield, Dracula;
John is from Sydney, Australia. He joined Northern Ballet in 2003. He was trained at Ecole Ballet Studios and the English National Ballet School.