A ballerino is a star male ballet performer of a company.
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.
a ballerina, although usually that phrase is used mostly for girls! A male Ballet Dancer is called a Ballerino
"Danseurs, Ballerino or just... male ballet dancers. Some just call them heroes, pioneers... or very, very brave for what they do."
A male ballet dancer is called a danseur, French for dancer. sissy
There are several names for male dancers. Ballerino, Premier Danseur or just a male dancer.
The main female ballet dancer is known as the prima ballerina who is the leading woman dancer in a ballet company.
A male may do ballet if he is interested in learning a beautiful art. If a gut does ballet or dance it does not mean he is gay. Dance and ballet can be alot of fun, even to a male.
Typically no, although there are certain companies and ballets that require a male to wear a tutu or a ballet dress.
the male equivalent to this title is danseur (French) or ballerino (Italian)
A male ballet dancer dances the roles of men and also dances solo.
King Louis XIV, originator of ballet as a dance and art form, was a male. Male dancers were more common than females when ballet first started.
Yes, there are many male ballet ballet dancers; such a Mikhail Baryshnikov.
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.
I think that male ballet dancers CAN go on point. I know that females can. So why not men?
A male ballet dancer.
A male ballet dancer is referred to as a "danseur".
In French, males are called "danseur"; females are called "danseuse." In Italian, males are called "danzatore;" females are called "danzatrice."
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.
A ballet enthusiast is called a "balletomane".
Professional and non professional ballerinas. There are male and female dancers that perform ballet.
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.
Rudolf Nureyev is probably the most famous male ballet dancer who passed away from AIDS in 1993.