List of New York City Ballet dancers

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This is a list of New York City Ballet dancers.

Principal dancers[edit]

Name Joined Promoted Left/retired
Diana Adams
Jared Angle[1][citation needed] 1998 2005
Tyler Angle[1] 2004 2009
Alexandra Ansanelli 1996 2003 2005[Farewell 1][Article 1]
Karin Aroldingen
Merrill Ashley
Charles Askegard 1997[Soloist 1] 1998 2011[Review 1]
Mikhail Baryshnikov
Peter Boal 1983 1989 2005[Farewell 2]
Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux
Yvonne Borree 1988 1997 2010[Review 2]
Ashley Bouder 2000 2005
Maria Calegari
John Clifford
Bart Cook
Jacques d'Amboise
Adrian Danchig-Waring 2003 2013
Joaquín De Luz 2003[Soloist 2] 2005
Daniel Duell
Albert Evans 1988 1995 2010[Review 3]
Megan Fairchild[1][Article 2] 2002 2005
Robert Fairchild[1] 2006 2009 2017
Suzanne Farrell
James Fayette
Chase Finlay 2008 2013 2018
Peter Frame 1976 1988 1990
Lily Frondel
Judith Fugate
Gonzalo Garcia 2007[Principal 1] 2007
Stephen Hanna 1997 2005
Melissa Hayden
Gen Horiuchi
Nikolaj Hübbe 1992[Principal 2] 1992 2008[Farewell 3]
Anthony Huxley 2007 2015
Sterling Hyltin 2003 2007
Russell Janzen 2008 2017
Allegra Kent
Gelsey Kirkland
Darci Kistler 1980 1982 2010[Review 4]
Maria Kowroski 1995 1999
Rebecca Krohn 1999 2012
Ask la Cour 2002 2013
Robert La Fosse 1986 1986
Tanaquil LeClercq
Lourdes Lopez
Lauren Lovette 2010 2015
Nicholas Magallanes 1948 1977 [2]
Sébastien Marcovici 1993 2002 2014[Farewell 4]
Nilas Martins 1986 1993 2010
Peter Martins
Michael Maule
Patricia McBride
Sara Mearns 2004 2008
Monique Meunier
Benjamin Millepied 1995 2002 2011
Arthur Mitchell
Francisco Moncion 1948 1985 1985 [3]
Yvonne Mounsey
Philip Neal 1987 1993 2010[Review 5]
Patricia Neary
Kyra Nichols 1974 198? 2007[Farewell 5]
Tiler Peck 2005 2009
Amar Ramasar 2001 2009 2018
Teresa Reichlen 2001 2009
Jenifer Ringer 1990 2000 2014
Ana Sophia Scheller 2004 2012
Jennie Somogyi 1994 2000 2015
Jock Soto 1981 1985 2005
Abi Stafford[1] 1999 2007
Jonathan Stafford[1] 1999 2007 2014
Taylor Stanley 2010 2016
Ethan Stiefel 1989 1995 1997
Sofiane Sylve
Maria Tallchief
Janie Taylor 1998 2005 2014[Farewell 4]
Roy Tobias
Margaret Tracey
Daniel Ulbricht 2001 2007
Andrew Veyette 2000 2007
Edward Villella
Jocelyn Vollmar
Miranda Weese 1993 1996 2007[Farewell 2]
Robert Weiss
Wendy Whelan 1986 1991 2014[4]
Patricia Wilde
Damian Woetzel

Soloists[edit]

This is a list of New York City Ballet soloists.

Name Joined Promoted Left/retired
Sara Adams 2009 2017
Harrison Ball 2012 2017
Ellen Bar 1998 2006 2011
Elyse Borne
Antonio Carmena 1999 2006 2017
Kelly Cass 1983 1988 1993
Zachary Catazaro 2008 2014 2018
Jason Fowler 1996 2006 2009
Jean-Pierre Frohlich
Emilie Gerrity 2010 2017
Susan Gluck
Tom Gold
Joseph Gordon 2012 2017
Gloria Govrin
Craig Hall 2000 2007 2016
Adam Hendrickson 1998 2005 2013
Arch Higgins 1989 1998 2010
Ashly Isaacs 2010 2015
Denise Robison 1996 1997 1998
Katrina Killian
Lauren King 2004 2013
Carla Körbes 2000 2005 2005[5]
Ashley Laracey 2003 2013
Megan LeCrone 2002 2013
Edwaard Liang 1993 1998 2007[6]
Savannah Lowery 2002 2007 2018
Gloria Mohr
Kathryn Morgan 2006 2009 2012[7]
Seth Orza 2000 2007 2007[5]
Georgina Pazcoguin 2002 2013
Justin Peck 2007 2013
Erica Pereira 2007 2009
Unity Phelan 2013 2017
Brittany Pollack 2007 2013
Christine Redpath
Rachel Rutherford 1995 2002
Troy Schumacher 2005 2017
Carol Sumner
Sean Suozzi 2000 2007
Jennifer Tinsley-Williams
Mel Tomlinson 1981 1987[8]
Christopher Wheeldon 1993 1998 2000[9]
Diana White
Indiana Woodward 2012 2017

Former corps de ballet[edit]

Janice Levin Award dancers[edit]

The Janice Levin Dancer Award was created in 2000 by an endowment gift from the late Mrs. Levin, and is bestowed annually on a promising member of NYCB's corps de ballet.[13]

See also[edit]

Footnotes[edit]

farewells[edit]

  1. ^ Alexandra Ansanelli left NYCB to join The Royal Ballet, London.
  2. ^ a b Peter Boal retired from NYCB to assume the position of artistic director at the Pacific Northwest Ballet; Miranda Weese left NYCB to join PNB two years later.
  3. ^ Nikolaj Hübbe retired from NYCB to assume the position of artistic director at the Royal Danish Ballet.
  4. ^ a b Sébastien Marcovici and Janie Taylor held a joint farewell Saturday, March 2nd, 2014.
  5. ^ "On June 22 ... Kyra Nichols ... leaves the Company having served longer than any other NYCB ballerina. NYCB Chronology 2000–2009". Retrieved November 5, 2018.

reviews[edit]

articles[edit]

  1. ^ NY Times, July 30, 2005 "City Ballet Principal Leaves the Nest" by Gina Kourlas
  2. ^ "Cupcakes & Conversation with Megan Fairchild, Principal, New York City Ballet". Ballet News. 9 July 2010. Retrieved 8 July 2017.

principal dancers[edit]

  1. ^ Gonzalo Garcia joined as a principal dancer in 2007.
  2. ^ Nikolaj Hübbe joined as a principal dancer in 1992.

soloists[edit]

  1. ^ Charles Askegard joined as a soloist in 1997.
  2. ^ Joaquín De Luz joined as a soloist in 2003.

other[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f NYCB has two sets of siblings: Jared and Tyler Angle, and Megan and Robert Fairchild, all of whom are principal dancers. Abi and Jonathan Stafford are also siblings; both were principal dancers until Jonathan retired and became a ballet master in 2014. What is more, the Fairchilds are, respectively, divorced from and married to other City Ballet principal dancers, Andrew Veyette and Tiller Peck.
  2. ^ "Nicholas Magallanes, Dancer, 54; City Ballet's First Orpheus, in '48". Retrieved November 5, 2018.
  3. ^ Anna Kisselgoff. Francisco Moncion, 76, A Charter Member of the New York City Ballet, "The New York Times" - Obituary, April 4, 1995
  4. ^ Restless Creature: Wendy Whelan is a documentary directed by Linda Saffire and Adam Schlesinger which documents Whelan's final season and performance with NYCB.
  5. ^ a b Carla Körbes and Seth Orza left NYCB to join Pacific Northwest Ballet.
  6. ^ Edwaard Liang is now dancing with Morphoses/The Wheeldon Company.
  7. ^ Adams, Rebecca (October 1, 2014). "Kathryn Morgan, Former New York City Ballet Dancer, On What It's Like To Gain Weight In The Dance World". Retrieved November 5, 2018 – via Huff Post.
  8. ^ "Mel Tomlinson, Master of Ballet and Modern Dance - NC DNCR". www.ncdcr.gov. Retrieved November 5, 2018.
  9. ^ Christopher Wheeldon assumed the position of NYCB choreographer-in-residence and resident artist.
  10. ^ "Cupcakes & Conversation with Lydia Wellington, Corps de ballet, New York City Ballet". Ballet News. 8 February 2011. Retrieved 8 July 2017.
  11. ^ a b c d e Wakin, Daniel J (July 22, 2009). "Sudden Finale". New York Times. Retrieved April 25, 2011.
  12. ^ Catton, Pia (February 15, 2013). "A Teacher Who Keeps Them on Their Toes". The Wall Street Journal. Archived from the original on September 23, 2015.
  13. ^ "Levin Award". NYCB. Retrieved 27 April 2017.

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