Edhem Jesenkovic

Edhem Jesenkovic (1977) was born and raised in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina. Throughout his childhood he explored different expressions such as music, ski and football. In 1993 Edhem Jesenkovic immigrated to Sweden, where dance caught his attention. 16 year old he started his career as a dancer in Stockholm.

Edhem Jesenkovic began his employment with Carte Blanche in 2009. He has danced with the company at past occasions.

Source: Carte Blanche 26.03.2010 http://www.carteblanche.no/om-oss/dansere-no/edhem-jesenkovic-no.html


(Objekt ID 3442)
Object type Person
Functions Dancer
Nationality Bosnian
Gender Male
Adresse Bergen, Norway

Edhem Jesenkovic was educated at The Royal Swedish Ballet School, graduating in 1999. Since then he has worked with several projects and different companies in Scandinavia as well as other parts of Europe, including Danish Dance Theatre, Carte Blanche, Galili Dance, Ballet Gulbenkian, Ohad Naharin, Philipe Blanchard, Ina Christel Johannessen, Andersson Dance and Skånes Dansteater.

Edhem Jesenkovic has choreographed at different occasions in Copenhagen, including "Balkan Rhapsody", "4-1" and "7x8 That’s all it is". For the latter he won the first prize in Cross Connection Ballet’s choreography contest.

Source: Carte Blanche 26.03.2010 http://www.carteblanche.no/om-oss/dansere-no/edhem-jesenkovic-no.html


The Royal Swedish Ballet School, graduation 1999.

Involved in productions
Title Premiere Role
The Guest (zero visibility corp.) January 29, 2015 Dancer
Terra 0 Motel (zero visibility corp.) January 30, 2014 Dancer
Not here/Not ever (Carte Blanche) May 30, 2013 Dancer
Yasgur's Farm (Carte Blanche) January 23, 2013 Dancer
Fiction (Carte Blanche) May 31, 2012 Dancer
Object Constant (Carte Blanche) January 25, 2012 Dancer
Love - Killer Pig (Carte Blanche) June 17, 2011 Dancer
Corps de Walk (Carte Blanche) May 13, 2011 Dancer
DKS - Uprising (Carte Blanche) January 24, 2011 Dancer
TRY IN THE HOUSE III - 2011 (Carte Blanche) 2011 Photo, Dancer, Concept/Idea
3 o'clock in the afternoon (Carte Blanche) September 28, 2010 Dancer
Mad - Stalk (Carte Blanche) May 27, 2010 Dancer
TRY IN THE HOUSE II - 2010 (Carte Blanche) April 28, 2010 Dancer, Concept/Idea
NyNorsk (Carte Blanche) January 27, 2010 Dancer
SH:HO (Carte Blanche) February 11, 2009 Dancer
Elements of Time (Carte Blanche) March 1, 2007 Dancer
Vesle Einsteins juleønske* (Little Einstein’s Christmas Wish) (Carte Blanche) December 6, 2006 Dancer
Carte Blanche à la Naharin (Carte Blanche) 2006 Dancer
LOVE (Carte Blanche) September 14, 2005 Dancer