Davide Dato (Vienna State Ballet) as Abderakhman in Raymonda, music by Alexander Glazunov, choreography by Rudolf Nureyev. Benois de la Danse 2017, Defile of the Stars and New Laureates, shot in the Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow on 30.5.2017.
Davide Dato is a First Soloist with Wiener Staatsballett (Vienna State Ballet). He was born in Biella (Italy). He was educated by Ludmill Cakalli in Milan, as well as at the Ballet School of the Wiener Staatsoper. In 2008/2009 he was a member at theatre class of the Ballet School from the Wiener Staatsoper. Thereafter, in September 2009, he joined the Ballett der Wiener Staatsoper und Volksoper. In 2011 he was appointed Demi-soloist of the Wiener Staatsballett, 2013 he was promoted Soloist, 2016 er became First Soloist.
Photos by Jack Devant Ballet Photography with kind permission of the Benois de la Danse and Bolshoi Theatre, special thanks to Nina Kudriavtseva-Loory and Regina Nikiforova.