Percevale Perks, dancer from the USA, joined The Göteborg Ballet in 2012. In 2011, he appeared as a guest in the dance company in Mats Ek’s Sleeping Beauty. A prize winner of The Rudolf Nurejev Award 2004, Perks joined Hamburg Ballet in 2005 and NDT 2 in 2007. He has also worked as a freelance artist. He has participated in creations by choreographers such as George Balanchine, Fredrick Ashton, Marco Goecke , John Neumeier, Jirí Kylián, Lightfoot/León, Stijn Celis, Davide Bombana, Johan Inger and Alexander Ekman.