Guest Teacher Mads Eriksen


We are so excited to announce that Mads Eriksen who is the principal faculty of Silicon Valley Ballet will teach our Repertoire workshops.

Here is his profile.

Mads Eriksen grew up in Copenhagen Denmark, where he attended The Royal Danish Ballet School. After his graduation in 2002, he joined The Royal Danish Ballet. In 2007 Mr. Eriksen joined Ballet San Jose, dancing various roles such as Von Rothbart in Nahat’s Swan Lake, Spanish in Nahat’s The Nutcracker, as well as roles in Balanchine’s Theme and Variations, Nahat’s Summerscape, Mendelsohn Symphony, and A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Mr. Eriksen began teaching at Ballet San Jose School in 2008 and was named Senior Faculty in 2012 and Principal Faculty in 2014. Mr. Eriksen is an ABT Certified Teacher, who has successfully completed the ABT Teacher Training Intensive in Primary through Level 7 of the ABT National Training Curriculum.