Assistant to Artistic Director
American, Serbian – Born in Phoenix AZ.
Experience: His repertoire includes works by Sidra Bell, Stephan Thoss, Jozsef Czaba Hajzer, Brian Enos, Sergei Vanaev, Lauren Edson, Gabrielle Lamb, Austin McCormick, among others.
For “The DAY”, Sharma Howard described his Swan Lake performance as “Tall, regal and thundering with the conflicting emotions of the prince character, Aleksander Subotic commanded the stage with both an animal magnetism as well as the soaring, ethereal ideal of a man. Tender and attentive to his partner, Subotic displayed an adept command of artistic interpretation impressive for a young dancer.”
He performed a duet with Gabrielle Lamb in her own work Transit of Venus at Jacob’s Pillow in 2012.
In the summer of 2013 he returned to Jacob’s Pillow Inside/Out Series for 2 performances: Lauren Edson’s Imaginary Love and Sun & Steel, and Sergei Vanaev’s Swan Lake, which concluded with a standing ovation.
His repertory includes leading roles performed in venues around the world including: FoxTheater, Foxwoods Resort Casino; Japan: Osaka, Subaru Hall, Kanazawa Cultural Hall; Tokyo, Hoya Komorebi Hall; Nicaragua, Teatro National Managua; Europe: Stadttheater Bremerhaven, Germany, Bitef Theater, Belgrade , Terazije Theater Belgrade, Serbia; between others.
This is Subotic’s seventh season with Mystic Ballet. A lead dancer for the company, Subotic accepted the position of Assistant to Artistic Director in the Summer of 2014.
In addition to performing, he teaches company class, assists in rehearsals, creates audio and video tracks for rehearsal, performance, and social media, assists the Artistic Director and choreographers with the creation of new work.
He also helps with creating choreography, scenography, dramaturgy and special effects for Mystic Ballet Company.
In his spare time he absolutely loves photography, and he has his collection of photos from around the world, during his personal and MB tours.
Since 2013, he is credited for most of Mystic Ballet’s photos of rehearsals, stage performances and the company, for the MB website and other social media.