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Freelance Artist 2013 - 

The Royal Ballet - 1999-2013

 (Principal Dancer)

The Royal Danish Ballet - 1988-1999 

(School/Corps de Ballet/Soloist/Principal Dancer)

Guest Performances with - 

Mariinsky Ballet

Bolshoi Ballet

American Ballet Theatre

La Scala Ballet

National Ballet of Canada

National Ballet of Cuba

Wiener Staatsoper Ballet

Tokyo Ballet

Hamburg Ballet

Stuttgart Ballet

Australian Ballet

San Francisco Ballet

Boston Ballet

Munich Ballet

National Ballet of China

Royal Ballet

Hungarian National Ballet 

Royal Ballet of Flanders

Ballet Basel

Royal Danish Ballet

Hannover Ballet

Dortmund Ballet

Royal Swedish Ballet

Sarasota Ballet

National Ballet of Finland

Norwegian National Ballet

New Danish Dance Theatre

Novosibirsk Ballet

Teatro San Carlo (Naples)

South African Ballet Theatre

National Ballet of Portugal

Scottish Ballet

Atlanta Ballet

Kremlin Ballet

Hong Kong Ballet

National Ballet of Japan 

Star Dancers Company (Tokyo)

Inoue Ballet (Tokyo)

Opera National Bucharest

Kobayashi Ballet (Tokyo)

Polunin Ink

Morphoses/The Wheeldon Company

ACWorkroom - Alina Cojocaru

Awards include - 


The USA International Ballet Competition

Gold/Grand Prix - 1994

The International Rudolf Nureyev Competition

Gold - 1994

The Erik Bruhn Competition

Winner - 1993

Johan Kobborg has won the Dance Critics Circle Award for best male dancer and has received many Danish ballet Grants and Awards.


In 2006, he was nominated for the Laurence Olivier Award in London for his performance in Fleming Flindt’s The Lesson with the Royal Ballet.

Johan Kobborg received the Knight Order of Dannebrog from Queen Margrethe II of Denmark, 2013.

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