Samira SAIDI  薩米拉·賽迪   Dip RBS (TCPD)

Member of Jury
評委員

Head of Intensive Courses and International Relations

at The Royal Ballet School

英國皇家芭蕾舞學校強化課程及國際關係總監

Samira Saidi is Head of Intensive Courses and International Relations at The Royal Ballet School. In 2017, she joined The Royal Ballet School’s senior management team, responsible for the expansion and delivery of its Intensive Courses, International Auditions and International Relations.

 
At age 18 she graduated from The Royal Ballet School into Sadler’s Wells Royal Ballet. During an illustrious career spanning twenty years with Sadler’s Wells and Birmingham Royal Ballet, under the direction of Sir Peter Wright and after, David Bintley, Samira worked with renowned choreographers such as Ashton, MacMillan and De Valois. Dancing a wide range of principal roles, she was particularly noted for her interpretation of Giselle, in Wright’s production. In Bintley’s three act ballet; The Snow Queen, Samira was chosen to create the title role, winning critical acclaim.

 

In 1999, after retirement from dancing to concentrate on teaching and choreography, Samira was invited to teach and choreograph both in the UK and internationally. She helped to develop Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Dance Track Programme whilst also teaching The Royal Ballet School’s Junior and Senior Associates. In 2004 she joined Elmhurst Ballet School becoming graduate teacher, Ballet Mistress and Resident Choreographer. She successfully conceived and managed Elmhurst’s satellite Associate Programme.

 

From 2012-2017 Samira was in post as Director of Dance at English National Ballet School, responsible for the artistic direction of the school.

Samira is invited to be on the jury of ballet competitions and to teach at vocational schools and summer programmes around the world. She has also choreographed ballets for Birmingham Royal Ballet, National Youth Ballet and Elmhurst Ballet School. She holds a Royal Ballet School Professional Teaching Diploma achieved with distinction. Samira is a Patron of National Youth Ballet.

 

薩米拉·賽迪 (Samira Saidi) 是英國皇家芭蕾舞學校強化課程及國際關係總監。 她於2017年加入英國皇家芭蕾舞學校的高級管理團隊,負責擴展和提供強化課程、監督招生面試、及維持國際關係。
 
薩米拉18歲時於英國皇家芭蕾舞學校畢業,獲邀加入薩德勒斯威爾斯皇家芭蕾舞團 (Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet) 。在彼得·賴特爵士 (Sir Peter Wright),及大衛·賓特利(David Bintley) 的領導下,她於薩德勒威爾斯皇家芭蕾舞團及伯明翰皇家芭蕾舞團 (Birmingham Royal Ballet) 渡過了20年光彩的舞蹈生涯;薩米拉亦有幸曾與阿什頓(Ashton),麥克米蘭 (MacMillan) 和德瓦洛瓦 (De Valois) 等著名編舞家合作。她演技精湛,擔演過無數主要角色,代表作包括賴特爵士製作的 "吉賽爾" (Giselle)。在賓特利製作的三幕芭蕾中,薩米拉被選為首位雪之女王主角,贏得一致好評。

1999年從台前退休之後專注於教學和編舞,薩米拉獲邀在英國和國際各地教學及編舞。她幫助開發伯明翰皇家芭蕾舞團的舞蹈曲目計劃。與此同時,她亦擔任著英國皇家芭蕾舞學校的青年初級和高級課程導師。 2004年,她加入埃爾姆赫斯特芭蕾舞學校,成為研究生教師,芭蕾大師和駐校編舞家。她構思並管理埃爾姆赫斯特的衛星青年課程計劃,取得空前成功。

薩米拉於2012年至2017年任職英國國家芭蕾舞學校總監,負責學校的藝術指導。她被邀請擔任多個主要國際芭蕾舞比賽評委,並在許多專業訓練學校及世界各地的暑期課程擔任客座教授。她還為伯明翰皇家芭蕾舞團,英國國家青年芭蕾舞團和埃爾姆赫斯特芭蕾舞學校編過多個芭蕾舞作品。她以最高榮譽分數獲頒皇家芭蕾舞學校專業舞蹈家教師課程傑出專業教學文憑。 熱心的薩米拉也是英國國家青年芭蕾舞團的贊助人。