Dancer with the United Ukrainian Ballet, Den Haag. Guestteacher at Summerschool Den Haag in 2023
Svitlana Onipko is currently dancing with The United Ukrainian Ballet, formed in earlier 2022 by dancers fleeing the Russian invasion.
The company is based in the Netherlands and was formed by dancers from the country’s finest ballet houses including the National Opera of Ukraine, Kharkiv Opera Theatre and Odesa Opera and Ballet Theatre.
Famous Classical Work
Svitlana has been dancing a.o. at the National Opera House of Ukraine, Tokyo Bunka Kaikan in Japan, Theatre des Champs Ulysses in France and Dubai Opera by Emaar, UAE. The repertoire she has performed include the famous classical work such as Nutcracker, Gisele, Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, Paquita and La Bayadere.
Besides the dancing, Svitlana is also a photographer. Her most recent project is Unbroken – Ukraine´s Ballerinas, working together with Felipe Jácome (photographer).