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A young male dancer, is nowadays known as just that ' A Dancer.' The formal name is 'DANSEUR' but it is really a bit over the top for everyday use.

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We have ballerina but what is a male ballet dancer called?

ballerino


What do you call male ballerinas?

A male ballet dancer is called a danseur, French for dancer. sissy


If a female is a ballerina what is a male ballet dancer called?

There are several names for male dancers. Ballerino, Premier Danseur or just a male dancer.


What do you call a ballet dancer in French?

You would call a female dancer a "danseuse" and a male dancer a "danseur". At the Paris Opera Ballet the best dancers are called "étoiles", which means stars in French.


What is a person who dances at the ballet called?

a ballerina, although usually that phrase is used mostly for girls! A male Ballet Dancer is called a Ballerino


What is the name for a male ballet dancer?

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What is a male ballerina called?

Because you said "Ballerina" that means the top ballet dancer in a company. There can only be one Ballerina in a company. The male counterpart would be called a Danseur Nobel. Other male dancers would be called Danseurs, or by their rank such as Principal, Soloist or Corps de ballet or just ballet dancer. The same goes for the other women in the company. They would be just called ballet dancers or by their rank. Never a Ballerina.


What is the role of a male in ballet?

A male ballet dancer dances the roles of men and also dances solo.


Male ballet dancer?

Mikhail Baryshnikov


Who is the famous ballet male dancer who died of AIDS?

Rudolf Nureyev is probably the most famous male ballet dancer who passed away from AIDS in 1993.


What is a boy known as in a ballet performance?

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What is the opposite gender of ballerina?

A male ballet dancer.


What is a male ballet dancer is called?

the male equivalent to this title is danseur (French) or ballerino (Italian)


What is a male ballet performer called?

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What is a Billy Elliot?

A Billy Elliot is a young male dancer, typically a ballet dancer.


What is a classical dancer called?

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Who was the first male black ballet dancer?

Clarence Thomas


Who is the best ever male ballet dancer?

Mikhail Barishnikov


Who is the best ballet dancer in the world?

Mikhail Baryshinokov is the best male or female ballet dancer in the world. from Sara Massei usa my peeps!


A famous male that wears tights?

Mikhail Baryshniko, a male ballet dancer wears tights.


What is the name of a male ballet dancer?

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Name of famous male Canadian ballet dancer?

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Do male ballet dancers have to wear tights to perform?

Male ballet dancers are not obligated to wear tights for a ballet performance. However, it is worn for convenience and comfort when dancing as the dancer is agile.


A female ballet dancer what is called?

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