Álvaro Madrigal Biography
He was born in Sevilla (Spain), where he graduated at the Conservatorio Profesional de Danza.
In 2010 he joined Joven Ballet de Málaga and appeared in the Corella Ballet’s. In the same year he obtained a scholarship at the London Studio Center under Margaret Barbieri's direction. That same year he also took part in a UK tour with The Classical Performing Company Images of Dance, working with choreographers such as Christopher Marney, Slava Samodurov and Matthew Hart.
In 2011 he joined Sarasota Ballet under the direction of Iain Webb dancing pieces by choreographers such as George Balanchine, Frederick Ashton, Agnes de Mille and Twyla Tharp, among others.
He has formed part of the Compañía Nacional de Danza of Spain, under José Carlos Martínez´s direction, since September 2012. He has also danced in ballets of other prestigious choreographers such as José Carlos Martínez, George Balanchine, William Forsythe, Ohad Naharin, Itzik Galili, Johan Inger, Nacho Duato and Jirí Kylián, among others.
In September 2018 he is promoted to soloist under the artistic direction of José Carlos Martínez.