Carolina Ribaldone
Photo: Jan Willem Kaldenbach

Carolina Ribaldone

Junior Company

Carolina Ribaldone was born in Turin, Italy, and started dancing when she was five years old. At the age of nine, she began training at The ExcelDance Project, where she studied for six years. In her final year at this private school, in 2019, she competed at the Prix de Lausanne, where she was awarded several scholarships. She accepted the offer to study at the Dutch National Ballet Academy in Amsterdam, where she will graduate in 2023. During her studies, Carolina was given the opportunity to dance in Nutcracker & Mouse King with Dutch National Ballet.


Place of Birth:
Turin (Italy) 

With Dutch National Ballet since:

Career with Dutch National Ballet: 
Junior Company (2022)

The ExcelDance Project (Turin, Italy), Dutch National Ballet Academy (Amsterdam, the Netherlands)


  • 2019: 2nd place Youth America Grand Prix (Cattolica, Italy)