Eva Yerbabuena has been nominated for Best Dance Female Performer awards given by the Critics Circle UK . For the first time in the history of the awards , which began to be given in the season 2000/2001 , a flamenco dancer has been selected among the best performers in the world according to the British critics . A fact that has found Graham Watts , president of the dance section of the Critics Circle , declaring that "there is a strong international flavor to the nominations in 2013." In fact , the four candidates for the award for Best Performer " from abroad for the first time , and more than half of all nominations honoring foreign companies or foreign-based dancers ." He added: " These candidates shortlisted come from a long list of over 250 dancers , choreographers and companies so the final candidate lists are already well in the elite of 2013 " Peppermint shares with Maria Kochetkova candidacy , San Francisco Ballet , Natalia Osipova , the Mikhailovsky Ballet and Olga Smirnova , the Bolshoi Ballet. Furthermore , Rocío Molina and Israel Galván also been nominated. The show in which the winner will be announced in London on Jan. 27 .