Dance Festival: Jared Angle

Jared Angle, a Principal Dancer with New York City Ballet since 2005, was born in Altoona, Pennsylvania.  He began dance training at the Allegheny Ballet Academy, received the Rudolf Nureyev Scholarship to attend the School of American Ballet in 1996, joined New York City Ballet in 1998, and was awarded a Princess Grace Foundation USA Dance Fellowship in 2001.

Since joining NYCB, Mr. Angle has performed works by George Balanchine including: Allegro BrillanteBrahms-Schoenberg Quartet, “Emeralds” from Jewels, Divertimento No. 15, Kammermusik No. 2, and Liebeslieder Walzer; Jerome Robbins I’m Old Fashion, In Memory of…, and In the Night; Peter Martins Barber Violin Concerto, Jeu De Cartes and Swan Lake among others. He has originated roles in new works by Martins, Twyla Tharp, Benjamin Millepied, Justin Peck, Richard Tanner, Helgi Tomasson and Christopher Wheeldon, among others.

Guest appearances include: Rome Opera Ballet, Singapore Ballet, Nevada Ballet Theater, as part of San Francisco Ballet’s 75th Anniversary Season, the 22nd International Ballet Festival Havana, and the 2015 Kennedy Center Honors televised on CBS.  He is thrilled to return for a fourth year to the Nantucket Atheneum Dance Festival!