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Eno Peci

Eno Peci was born in Tirana (Albania). He was educated at the Ballet Academy of Tirana and at the Ballet School of the Wiener Staatsoper. In 2000 he joined the Ballet of the Wiener Staatsoper. In 2003 he was appointed Demi-soloist and in 2009 Soloist of the Ballett der Wiener Staatsoper und Volksoper.

His repertory comprises Herzog Albrecht and Hilarion in Elena Tschernischova‘s „Giselle“, the title roles in John Cranko’s „Onegin“, Renato Zanella’s „Spartacus“ and Ivan Cavallari’s „Tschaikowski Impressionen“, Espada in Rudolf Nureyev’s „Don Quixote“, Rotbart, Gefährte des Prinzen and Polnischer Tänzer in Nureyev’s „Schwanensee“, Arabischer Tanz in Nureyev’s "Der Nussknacker", Abderachman in Nureyev’s „Raymonda“, Prinz Florimund, Gestiefelter Kater and Pas de quatre in Peter Wright’s „Dornröschen“, Baron Max von Drosselberg in Zanella’s „Der Nußknacker“,Drosselmeyer in Gyula Harangozó’s „Der Nussknacker“, Don José in Davide Bombana’s „Ballett: Carmen“, Blaubart in Stephan Thoss' "Blaubarts Geheimnis", Ungarischer Wachtmeister and Bräutigam in „Coppélia“ from Gyula Harangozó sen., Ulrich in Roland Petit’s „Die Fledermaus“,Tybalt in John Cranko’s „Romeo und Julia“, Lenski in Cranko’s „Onegin“, Lescaut in Kenneth MacMillan’s „Manon“, Colonel „Bay“ Middleton in MacMillan’s „Mayerling“, TV-Choreograph in Maurice Béjart’s „Le Concours“, Touchstone in John Neumeier’s „Wie es Euch gefällt“, Karenin in Boris Eifman’s „Anna Karenina“, Lehrer in Eifman’s "Giselle Rouge", J. S. jr., Herr Querra, Herbst and Juwelen in Renato Zanellas „Aschenbrödel“, Soldat in Jo Strømgrens „Nussknacker“, Müller in Léonide Massines „Der Dreispitz“, Frédéri in Roland Petits "L’Arlésienne", Willi in Renato Zanellas „Kadettenball“, Gigerl in „Platzkonzert“ from Gyula Harangozó sen., Oberon in Jorma Elos "Ein Sommernachtstraum", Potiphar in John Neumeiers "Josephs Legende", Arzt/Serge Diaghilew in Neumeiers „Le Pavillon d’Armide“ and a main role in Neumeiers „Le Sacre“, Witwe Simone in Frederick Ashton’s "La Fille mal gardée", Zigeuner in Michael Corder’s "Die Schneekönigin" as well as main roles in Ben van Cauwenbergh’s „Tanzhommage an Queen“, George Balanchine’s „Thema und Variationen“ and "Stravinsky Violin Concerto", Jerome Robbins’ „The Concert“ and "In the Night", Twyla Tharp’s „Variationen über ein Thema von Haydn“, Rudi van Dantzig’s "Vier letzte Lieder", Jiří Kylián’s „Petite Mort“ and „Bella Figura“, Nils Christe’s "Before Nightfall", William Forsythe’s „Slingerland pas de deux“ und "The Second Detail", Renato Zanella’s „Empty Place“, „Konzertantes Duo“, „Voyage“, „Sacre“, „Alles Walzer“ and „Bolero“, Hans van Manen’s "Adagio Hammerklavier", Jorma Elo’s „Glow – Stop“, András Lukács’ „In Your Eyes My Face Remains“, Helen Pickett’s "Eventide", Jiří Bubeníček’s "Le Souffle de l´esprit", Thierry Malandain’s „Mozart à 2“, Mauro Bigonzetti’s "Kazimir´s Colours" (excerpt), Christopher Wheeldon’s "Fool's Paradise", Liam Scarletts „With a Chance of Rain“ (excerpt) as well as a Solo from Maurice Béjart’s „Arepo“ and a Duo from Hans van Manen’s „Black Cake“. He created the title role in Renato Zanella’s „Petruschka”.

Furthermore he created David in Renato Zanella’s „Spartacus“ as well as roles in Zanella’s „Sensi“ and „Duke’s Nuts“, in Patrick C. Delcroix’ „Silence sans reproche“, in Natalia Horecna’s "Contra Clockwise Witness" (Engel), in Antony McDonald’s/Ashley Page’s "Ein Reigen" (Gustav Mahler) and in Daniel Proiettos „Blanc“.

He has appeared as guest dancer in many European countries and overseas.

In 2009 he started his career as a choreographer.

For „choreo.lab 09” as well as for „Junge Choreographen” of the Ballettclub Wiener Staatsoper & Volksoper 2012 and 2015 he created choreographies, for the Wiener Staatsballett „Herzblume" (2013) and „Petruschka” (2017). For the „Origen Festival Cultural“ in Riom (Switzerland) Eno Peci created „Ereignis aus Karls Leben (2014), „Exil“ (2015), „Jenseits“ (2016), „Homo Sapiens“ and „Tre Fratelli“(both 2017), „Der letzte Ball” and „Café chinois” (both 2018) with members of the Wiener Staatsballett and the Ballet Academy of the Wiener Staatsoper. For the "Gala des Etoiles" in Luxembourg he created ’’Modus’’ (2015) and "Opus 25'' (2017), for the “Red Ribbon Celebration Concert” in the Burgtheater, Vienna, "Orpheus and Eurydike“ (2016). In March 2017 his piece “Déjà-vu” had Premiere at the Stanislavsky Theatre in Moscow, in summer 2017 „Apocalypse“ at the opening of the Juliertheater in Julierpass (Switzerland). In 2018 he did the choreography for the opening ceremony of the Vienna Opera Ball on February 8th for the Wiener Staatsballett and the Ballet Academy of the Wiener Staatsoper. On May  26th, 2018, Eno Pecis Pas de deux Subject (L) had Premiere at the Gala des Étoiles in the Grand Théâtre in Luxembourg, he was dancing with Maria Yakovleva.

Awards and honours: appointment to an honourable ambassador of the Republic of Albania in 2008, 2017 he received with “The Key of Tirana“ another important honour of his home country.

Events with Eno Peci

15
September 2018
Saturday
19:00 - 21:15
Elena Tschernischova nach Jean Coralli, Jules Perrot, Marius Petipa

Giselle

Prices C
21
September 2018
Friday
19:30 - 21:45
Elena Tschernischova nach Jean Coralli, Jules Perrot, Marius Petipa

Giselle

Prices C
24
September 2018
Monday
19:30 - 21:45
Elena Tschernischova nach Jean Coralli, Jules Perrot, Marius Petipa

Giselle

Prices C, Cycle Ballett-Dramatik