Philippe Magdelijns

Philippe Magdelijns


With Dutch National Ballet since: 

Place of Birth: 
Laguna Hills (California, USA)

Career with Dutch National Ballet: 
élève (2021), Junior Company (2019)

As a child Philippe trained 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 Den Bosch. There he was scouted and invited to audition for the Dutch National Ballet Academy in Amsterdam where he continued his studies and graduated in the Summer of 2020. Throughout his time at the Dutch National Ballet Academy, Philippe performed in many of Dutch National Ballet’s productions.


  • 2018: Scholarship of Stichting Dansersfonds ’79

Watch the short dance film Sonder by Claire Tjoe Fat and Philippe Magdelijns here.