Maria Ledesma

Maria’s previous performances with Ballet Ireland include Coppeila, Tutus & Beyond (2015), Swan Lake (2014), Carmen (2014, 2013), The Nutcracker (2013, 2012), Cinderella (2013, 2009), Scheherazade (2011), Romeo & Juliet (2012, 2010) and Lyric Suite (2009). Previous work include performances in Romeo & Juliet (English National Ballet, 2014); Swan Lake and other various work with Corella Ballet (2011 – 2013); as well as Swan Lake and La Bayadère (Northern Ballet Theatre). She has also danced roles in Sleeping BeautyPaquitaGiselle and Don Quixote whilst at the English National Ballet School, and EESA/CPD de l’Institut del Teatre. Maria was born in Barcelona, Spain, in 1990 and began her ballet training at the age of 5 in her hometown of Gava. Maria continued her training in EESA/CPD de l’Institut del Teatre in Barcelona before completing her studies at English National Ballet School in London, achieving their diploma.