AGP 2019 Regional Jury photo, Sarawanee

TANATANIT, Sarawanee

BIP Contemporary Class Tutor

芭蕾培訓計劃 – 現代舞蹈導師

Guest Artist of Danish Dance Theatre


Born in Thailand, Sarawanee Tanatanit joined the Rhythmic Gymnastic National team of Thailand at the age of 13 and won a gold medalist in Junior Championship category and South East Asian Game competition in Chiang Mai.  She was offered a scholarship from Sports Authority of Thailand to continue her rhythmic gymnastic training in Vancouver, Canada, where she also pursued her dance career.  She was awarded the Royal Academy of Dancing Solo Seal in 1999. 


Miss Tanatanit participated in many dance international competitions including Helsinki dance competition, Asian Pacific Ballet competition and Adeline Genee International Ballet competition.  Prize Winner of the 2001 Prix de Lausanne, miss Tanatanit was offered an apprentice scholarship at American Ballet Theatre studio Company in New York City.  The following year, she was accepted into the main ABT Company where she spent 7 years as a professional ballet dancer.   


She was named one of Dance Magazine’s “Top 25 to Watch” in 2008.  She performed in all the world class stage and was invited to perform in many productions such as “Ramakien” at Lincoln Center Festival in New York, Youth American Grand Prix Gala and Benjamin Millepied’s tour in Cannes Dance Festival.  Since 2008, she has been a Soloist of Geneva Ballet and performed in many repertoires, which includes the leading roles in Giselle choreographed by Pontus Lidberg, Romeo and Juliet, Tristan and Isolde which received “le Grand Prix 2016 de la critique” for best show of the season choreographed by Joelle Bouvier, leading roles in Nutcracker, duet from Closer, Amoveo and Spectre de la Rose by Benjamin Millepied. Currently, she is a guest artist with Danish Dance Theatre and work as a choreographer, guest teacher and coach for artists and schools in Europe and Asia.  This year she launched her own project of a studio annex theatre locates in the center of Bangkok.

Sarawanee Tanatanit生於泰國,13歲時加入泰國藝術體操國家隊,並在清邁獲得青少年錦標賽和東南亞運動會的金牌得主。她獲得了泰國體育管理局的獎學金,在加拿大溫哥華繼續進行體操訓練,並在那裡展開她的舞蹈生涯。  她於1999年被授予皇家舞蹈獨舞員獎章。   


她參加了許多國際舞蹈比賽,包括赫爾辛基舞蹈比賽、亞太芭蕾舞比賽和Adeline Genee國際芭蕾舞比賽。  曾於2001年洛桑芭蕾舞大賽獲獎,亦獲得了紐約市美國芭蕾舞劇場的獎學金。  次年,她被美國芭蕾舞劇場聘請為專業芭蕾舞員,在該劇場度過了7年。   她於2008年被舞蹈雜誌評為“觀看25強”之一。  


她並被邀請在世界級的舞台上演出許多作品,如紐約林肯中心音樂節的《Ramakien》,美國青少年芭蕾舞大賽晚會和Benjamin Millepied康城舞蹈節。   在2008年,她於日內瓦芭蕾舞團擔任獨舞員,並在許多劇目中演出主要角色,其中包括由Pontus Lidberg編舞的《吉賽爾》、《羅密歐與朱麗葉》、由Joelle Bouvier編舞及獲得了“2016年最佳大獎”的《特里斯坦和伊索爾德》、《胡桃夾子》、《Closer》,由 Benjamin Millepied編舞的《Amoveo》及《 Spectre de la Rose》。    現時,她是丹麥舞蹈劇院的客席演員,並在歐洲和亞洲藝術學校擔任編舞、客席教師和教練。  今年,她於曼谷市開設了劇場工作室。