Philippe Magdelijns

Junior Company


  • With Dutch National Ballet since:  2019
  • Place of Birth:  Laguna Hills, California
  • Career with Dutch National Ballet:  Junior Company 2nd year (2020), Junior Company 1st year (2019)
  • Training:  Philippe trained as a child at ‘The Professional Ballet School’ in Belmont (California). He moved with his family to the Netherlands where he trained at ballet school ‘Liesbeth Hagenaar’ in ‘s- Hertogenbosch. There he was scouted and invited to audition at the Dutch National Ballet Academy in Amsterdam where he continued his ballet education for 8 years after which he was admitted to the Bachelor program. He is currently in his third year of this program. In 2018, Philippe got awarded a scholarship from Dansersfonds ’79. Throughout his education at the Dutch National Ballet Academy, Philippe performed in many of the Dutch National Ballet productions, such as Cinderella, Romeo and Juliet , Swan Lake and The Nutcracker.