Agnes Chlebowsky / Agnieszka Chlebowska

Professional Dancer

About Me

I was  born in the town of Poznan in west Poland. First I began training in gymnastics at the age of seven and the ballet training at the age of eleven.Eventually ballet took prominence.I  trained for egight years at the State Ballet School "Olga Slawska-Lipczynska" before graduating with three diplomas awarded on my solo perfomances which include the "Gamzati" variation from "La Bayadere".I joined the National Polish Ballet in Poznan in 1999 and has appeard un their entire current repertoire including appearances in operas such as "Aida", "Carmen",and "La Traviata".Procpipals roles within the classical ballet repertoire include Merceneds and Gypsy in "Don Quixote",Queen Mother in "Swan Lake", Myrtha in"Giselle",Marina in "Zorba the Greek",and Arabian Dance in "Nutcracker".Since joing Ballet Ireland in spring 2005,I have danced various roles,including "Dying Swan",the mazurka("Les Sylphides")and creating the roles of the Queen of Hearts in "Alice" and the balerina in "The Red Shoes".I have been actively involved in the 2005 and 2006 choreographic showcase,dancing and collaborating with four of the young choreographers.During her third season with Ballet Ireland ,I performed the role of the White Swan "Odette". My last production with Ballet Ireland was "Christmas Carol". In 2007 I left Europe and moved to China and get contract as ballet soloist in Suzhou Ballet Theater. From 2009 I am ballet soloist in Krakow Opera.