Dancers » Anna Bång-Rudenstam

Anna Bång-Rudenstam was born 1991 in south Sweden and attended private ballet schools in Scandia from 1995-2002.

In August 2002 Anna entered the Swedish Ballet School in Malmö and two years later she moved to The Royal Swedish Ballet School in Stockholm, where she graduated 2010. The season 2010/2011 Anna received a one-year full Dance and Drama Award for further ballet studies at the English National Ballet School in London. She graduated in July 2011 and achieved The National Diploma in Professional Dance, Trinity College London.

During the season 2009/2010 Anna danced in The Royal Swedish Ballet at the Opera of Stockholm. After her studies in London she toured with the company in a production of  Swan Lake.

Anna has attended many summer ballet schools in Europe and Canada: Academie de Dance Classique Princesse Grace, Monaco, with Marika Besobrasova; Rosella Hightower (Cannes), Royal Ballet School (London), Yorkshire Seminars (Yorkshire), International Dance (Pont L’Abbé), Masterclasses (Prague), National Ballet School (Toronto) and Hungarian National Ballet Company Summer International (Budapest). Several awards and scholarships have made these visits possible.

Important teachers and coaches through the years have been: Barbara Grey-Perslow, Margaret Mercier-Wolf, Donald Kirkpatrick, Roland Vogel, Carole Arbro, Michael Corder, Cynthia Harvey, Alice Crawford and Anna Valev.

Anna’s repertoire includes: Swan Lake (Conus/ Petipa), Napoli (Bournonville), Solitaire (Macmillan), Unfold (M. Polley), Romeo and Juliet (MacMillan), Rite of Spring (Béjart), Onegin (Cranko/ Pusjkin), The Nutcracker (Isberg), Batseba (Mayer).  etc