Marika Aidla

  • Choreographer, Physiotherapist
  • in Vanemuine since 1987
Born
5.11.1968, Tallinn
Education
1987 Tallinn Ballet School

Roles in Vanemuine:
Constanze – “Don Juan” (Ülo Vilimaa, 1990); “Tiina” (Ülo Vilimaa); “Kalevipoeg” (Ülo Vilimaa); “Kratt” (Ülo Vilimaa); Hunter – “Little Prince” (Mare Tommingas, 1991), Woman – “Carmina Burana” (Mare Tommingas, 1991); Madame Capuletti – “Romeo and Julia” (Mare Tommingas, 1993); Snow Queen, Queen of Roses – “Nutcracker” (Mare Tommingas, 1994); Bamby’s mother– “Bamby” (Janek Savolainen, 2001); Fatum – “Life’s Dance” (Tõnu Veiler); Linda – “Exitus” (Dmitri Harchenko); “Song of Earth” (Rachid Tika); Mercedes – “Quiteria’s wedding” (Viesturs Jansons); “Chopiniana” (Rufina Noor); Bertalda – “Undiin” (Dmitri Hartchenko); “Tango of Love” (Mai Murdmaa); “Wedding of Figaro” (Oleg Titov); “Amade” (Mare Tommingas); “Cinderella” (Ülo Vilimaa); “Pühendus” (Dmitri Harchenko); “Prügikastilapsed” (Ülo Vilimaa); “Bolero” (Oleg Titov); “This is a small step for a man…” (Janek Savolainen); “Midsummernight’s Dream” (Hugo Fanari); Ase – “Peer Gynt” (Mare Tommingas, 2006); Minna Berneis – “Sigmund & Freud” (Saša Pepeljajev, 2007); White Witch – “Lõvi, nõid ja riidekapp” (Mart Kampus, 2007); Undine – „Peter Pan” (Oksana Titova, 2008); Aunt Brown – “Nutcracker” (Pär Isberg, 2004); Giselle’s Mother – “Giselle” (Stanislav Fečo, 2007); Aunt – „Sleeping Beauty” (Pär Isberg, 2008); Woman – “Spring” (Ruslan Stepanov, 2009)

Works as a choreographer:
choreographer of Offenbach’s “Orpheus in Underworld” (Marko Matvere, 2010), Aints’s opera “Old Barny” (Marko Matvere, 2013); “Päkapikutajad ja kolekoll”, “Hamlet”, “Daamide õnn”, “Lõokene taeva all”, “Hercules”, “Pühak”
“Armastusega, Bess” (With Love, Bess) director-choreographer, 2013
“Klaver” (Piano) director-choreographer, 2016
Recognition:
2006 Torres Ballet Award