Marika Aidla

Marika Aidla

Joined the Vanemuine Theatre in 1987
Born
5.11.1968, Tallinn
Education
1987 Tallinn Ballet School
2011 Tartu Health Care College
Professional experience
1987 ballet artist in Vanemuine
2010 choreographer and repetitor in Vanemuine
Has participated in dance, opera, operetta, musical and drama productions
Roles in Vanemuine
Constanze – “Don Juan” (Vilimaa 1990), “Tiina” (Vilimaa), “Kalevipoeg” (Vilimaa), “Kratt” (Vilimaa), Hunter – “Little Prince” (Tommingas 1991), Woman – “Carmina Burana” (Tommingas 1991), Madame Capuletti – “Romeo and Julia” (Tommingas 1993), Snow Queen, Queen of Roses – “Nutcracker” (Tommingas 1994), Bamby’s mother – “Bamby” (Savolainen 2001), Fatum – “Life’s Dance” (Veiler), Linda – “Exitus” (Harchenko), “Song of Earth” (Tika), Mercedes – “Quiteria’s wedding” (Jansons), “Chopiniana” (Noor), Bertalda – “Undiin” (Hartchenko), “Tango of Love” (Murdmaa), “Wedding of Figaro” (Titov), “Amade” (Tommingas), “Cinderella” (Vilimaa), “Pühendus” (Harchenko), “Prügikastilapsed” (Vilimaa), “Bolero” (Titov), “This is a small step for a man…” (Savolainen), “Midsummer Night’s Dream” (Fanari), Åse – “Peer Gynt” (Tommingas 2006), Minna Berneis – “Sigmund & Freud” (Pepeljajev 2007), White Witch – “Lõvi, nõid ja riidekapp” (Kampus 2007), Undine – „Peter Pan” (Titova 2008), Aunt Brown – “Nutcracker” (Isberg 2004), Giselle’s Mother – “Giselle” (Fečo 2007), Aunt – „Sleeping Beauty” (Isberg 2008), Woman – “Spring” (Stepanov 2009)
Other
Choreographer of “Orpheus in Underworld” (Matvere 2010) and “Old Barny” (Matvere 2013), “Päkapikutajad ja kolekoll”, “Hamlet”, “Daamide õnn”, “Lõokene taeva all”, “Hercules”, “Pühak” Choreographer-Director for “With Love, Bess” (2013), “Piano” (2016), “There Were Three Sisters” (2020)
Recognition
2006 Torres Ballet Award