Description

 ASHLEY ELLIS

– Boston, MA   USA

– Citizenship USA         – Height 5’3’’

Principal Repertoire

  • Full Lengths:   Sleeping Beauty,  Swan Lake, The Nutcracker, La Bayadere- Makarova & F.Clerc,  Coppelia – G.Balanchine,   Lady of the Camellias- V.Caniparoli,  Cinderella- Ashton,  The Firebird- Y.Possokhov
  • Other Ballets:   G.Balanchine’s Theme and Variations, Diamonds, Emeralds, Serenade, Symphony in C, Who Cares? Syphony in 3 Mov., Divertimento No.15, Allegro Brilliante, Episodes: Bach;  L.Scarlett’s Promenade Sentimental;   C.Wheeldon’s VIII, Polyphonia,  DGV: Danse à Grande Vitesse;   G.Birkadze’s Celaje, MacBeth;  R & J;   S.Welch’s Clear, The Long and Winding Road;   F.Ashton’s Le Rendevouz, The Rake’s Progress;   H.Lander’s Etudes;   C.Tippet’s Bruch Violin Concerto;   A.Corella’s String Sextet;  
  • Classical Pas de Deuxs:   Le Corsaire, Grand Pas Classique, Don Quijote, Tchaikovsky Pas de Deux,
  • Non-Classical:   J.Kylian’s  Wings of Wax, Petite Mort, Bella Figura, Symphony of Pslams;   W.McGregor’s Chroma;  J.Robbins’ Fancy Free, The Concert;  T.Tharp’s In the Upper Room, Push Comes to Shove;  J.Elo’s Awake only, C to C;  H.Pickett’s Eventide;  Christopher Bruce’s Rooster;   Petr Zuska’s DMJ

*Has danced in numerous galas internationally, and guested with Mongolian National Ballet, and KL Dance Works in Malaysia, among others.

Companies – previous and present

  • ABT Studio Company                                                              2001-2002
  • American Ballet Theatre                                                         2002-2007
  • Corella Ballet                                                                             2007-2010 
  • Sarasota Ballet                                                                          2010-2011 
  • Boston Ballet                                                                             2011-Current

Education

  • South Bay Ballet –  Instruction:  Diane Lauridsen, Mario Nugara, Charles Maple, Kim Olmos, Alicia Head.
  • Summer Intensives –  SFB ’97 Full Scholarship,   SAB ’98 Scholarship,  ABT ’99-’01 Full Scholarship

Awards

  • The Music Center Spotlight Award 1998
  • ABT Coca Cola Scholarship 2000-2001

**Available for Guesting as a Principal Artist and teaching.

Education

South Bay Ballet

Experience

ABT Studio Company

2001-2002 Dancer

American Ballet Theatre

2002-2007 Dancer

Corella Ballet

2007-2010 Dancer

Sarasota Ballet

2010-2011 Dancer

Boston Ballet

2011-Current Dancer