Created for Philadelphia Ballet 2022.
«Castillo’s piece brings the kinetic feeling of Salvador Dali’s painting, “The Persistence of Memory,” to life on the stage; the complex production elements work together to create a mysterious world where time is suspended and memories float by like wispy clouds.»
The Dance Journal, 2022
Created for Konzert und Theater St.Gallen 2021.
« It is nature, but also art, "socially constructed" like masculinity and femininity, but also an invitation to everyone to step out of line. Where the chance of a new "We" opens up»
Created for Opèra National du Rhin.
« Castillo possesses a luminous art to move the group in a series of inextricable rounds in a single long sentence without hitches or seams. »
Remember me, like this
Performed at the 5th Beijing Ballet and Choreography Competition. This work received the best choreography award and the Gold Medal at the competition.
Created for Scapino Ballet Rotterdam
« The Spanish dancer and choreographer Alba Castillo provides pure dance poetry with a touch of magic in The Blend. In the old factory hall of Van Nelle a dream world flourishes in which fantasy and reality intertwine»
Before you Land
This work received the Gold Medal at the 5th Beijing Ballet and Choreography Competition.
« Alba's work is characterized by its attention to detail and precision »
The Breathing Room
This work was created in 2018 for Theater Basel, dancelab.
« Castillo shows what she can do and capture the hearts of the audience with her choreography. Love in all its facets »
This work was created in 2018 for Zürich Ballet, young choreographers." The Breathing Room" won the 2nd prize at Synodales - Concours Chorégraphique Contemporain (2018).
Created in 2015 for Theater Basel, dancelab.
« In her fragility there is always strength, at least that’s what this choreography suggests. The group of dancers moves silently, jumping with powerful phrases in the background’s murmur, they dance themselves free»
Basel Zeitung, 2015