Barbara Verdasco

Born in Madrid, Barbara grew up in the town of Jaca, where she began her dance training. At the age of 16, she attended the Royal Conservatory of Dance Mariemma, Madrid and subsequently graduated with special honours.

Barbara has worked with many youth companies including among others, the Larreal Ballet Company. Roles have included: Gamzatti in BayadereAlrededor no hay nada (Goyo Montero), Diana & Actaeon, and Adam (Golovkina). She has also performed with the Joven Ballet Impulsa de Pablo Savoye in Paquita Suite, Multiplicidad, Formas de Silencio y Vacio (Nacho Duato), and with Jose Antonio Checa in Ballet Talisman Pas de deux and Laurencia.

This is Barbara’s first season with Ballet Ireland.