Anbeta Toromani as Clara and Alessandro Macario in Lo Schiaccianoci (The Nutcracker), music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, new choreography by Amedeo Amodio, scene and costumes by Emanuele Luzzati, Daniele Cipriani Entertainment production. Shot on 17.12.2016 in Teatro Verdi Trieste, Italy.
Anbeta Toromani was born in 1979 in Tirana, Albania where he attended the National Academy of Dance. The diploma was completed in Baku, Azerbaijan. Back in Albania immediately joined the Ballet of the Teatro dell ‘Opera of Tirana as a Principal dancer. In the season 2002-2013 he participated in Amici di Maria De Filippi TV show. After leaving the show in 2013 she started to work with Teatro San Carlo di Napoli , Teatro Verdi di Trieste, Bratislava Opera and Ballet Theatre and Teatro Regio di Parma, dancing principal roles.
Alessandro Macario was born in Naples, Italy. He joined the ballet school of Teatro di San Carlo (Mrs. Anna Razzi). In 1998, awarded by the Teatro San Carlo in Naples with a scholarship offer. In the same year, he joined Teatro alla Scala in Milan. In September 2001 he was invited as a soloist to the Teatro Comunale in Florence. In 2002 he was hired by the Teatro San Carlo in Naples. In June 2002 he worked with the Rome Opera Theatre. Since 2003 at the Teatro San Carlo in Naples dance as a principal dancer. In 2011 he was invited again as a guest to the Rome Opera. Since January 2009 he became a resident guest at the Teatro San Carlo in Naples. In 2013 was a guest of the Opera in Bratislava.
Photos by Jack Devant ballet photography © with kind permission of Daniele Cipriani Entertainment and Teatro Verdi Trieste, special thanks to Mrs. Simonetta Allder and Ms. Costanza Nocentini.