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

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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 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 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 male ballet dancer called?

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.


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?

A danseur or a ballerino and NOT a ballerina because that is the feminine form of ballet dancer


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 male ballet performer called?

They can be called Danseur's, some call them Ballerino's... but many male dancer's don't like that. Or they can be called just- Male Dancer. I was a professional dancer for 11 years and I appreciated Danseur, it's more respectful. Ballerino sounds to much like Ballerina.


What is the role of a male in ballet?

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


What is the opposite gender of ballerina?

A male ballet dancer.


What is a boy known as in a ballet performance?

A male ballet dancer is referred to as a "danseur".


Male ballet dancer?

Mikhail Baryshnikov


What is a Billy Elliot?

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


A famous male that wears tights?

Mikhail Baryshniko, a male ballet dancer wears tights.


What do you call a main male ballet dancer in a production?

The lead male role in a production would be called the Principal role. The dancer does not have to be of a "principal" rank in the company to do this role. It depends on the casting of the director or choreographer of the show.


What is a classical dancer called?

You may be referring to a Ballet Dancer


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!


What do you call a boy ballet dancer?

A young male dancer, is nowdays known as just that ' A Dancer'.The formal name is 'DANSEUR' but it is really a bit over the top for everyday use. The only thing to REALLY remember is NOT to call a male dancer a BALLERINA. This name not only is incorrect, it creates the wrong perception of the male dancer. That is soft, girly and fairy like. Male dancers are actually nothing of the sort, irrespective of their sexual preference.According to Wikipedia and The Free Dictionary the proper name for a male ballet dancer is "danseur".You can also refer to a male ballet dancer as a "Balleroux" (Prenounced bah-leh-ROO)There are several terms--"danseur," "ballerino," "male ballet dancer." Or just "dancer." I know an especially popular and fitting one--"brave."


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.


What is the masculine of ballerina?

The term "danseur" is a French term meaning "male ballet dancer." Just as "danseuse" is the female equivalent. And the term "ballerina" actually is an Italian phrase for the PRINCIPAL female ballet dancer. But it has since been used by now to label ANY female taking ballet. Still, just as "ballerina" is a female ballet dancer--"ballerino" is the male equivalent in Italian.


A female ballet dancer what is called?

A female ballet dancer is called a ballerina. She is a beautiful, graceful, hardworking girl.A dancer, a ballet dancer, a danseuse or a ballerina (an all-purpose compliment for every girl who dances).

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