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Frankfurt Dresden Dance Company ::Tars Vandebeek

Tars Vandebeek


Tars Vandebeek was born in Ghent, Belgium. He was trained at the Royal Ballet School of Antwerp and joined the Cannes Jeune Ballet in 2011 and in the same season the Gauthier Dance in Stuttgart. From 2013 until 2018 Tars was a member of Ballett Zürich. Tanz magazine featured him as “newcomer” in the November 2014 issue for his performance as Lewin in Anna Karenina, this main role was created on him by Christian Spuck. Throughout his career he performed in works by John Cranko, George Balanchine, Mats Ek, William Forsythe, Jiří Kylián, Hans van Manen, León&Lightfoot, Crystal Pite, Ohad Naharin, Wayne McGregor, Mauro Bigonzetti, among others. He also danced in new creations by Aleksei Ratmansky, Marco Goecke, Douglas Lee, Edward Clug, Jiří Bubeníček, Cayetano Soto, Filipe Portugal and Juliano Nunes. In August 2018 Tars started working as a freelance dancer where he performed as a guest with Hong Kong Ballet amongst others. Since June 2019 he is a member of the Dresden Frankfurt Dance Company.