ANDREW VEYETTE

Featured Roles Since Joining NYCB

George Balanchine
  • Agon
  • Allegro Brillante
  • Brahms-Schoenberg Quartet (Third Movement)
  • Coppélia (Frantz)
  • Danses Concertantes
  • Divertimento from 'Le Baiser de la Fée'
  • Divertimento No. 15
  • Donizetti Variations
  • The Four Temperaments
  • Harlequinade (Harlequin)
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream (Oberon, Lysander)
  • George Balanchine's The Nutcracker™ (Cavalier, Hot Chocolate)
  • Raymonda Variations
  • "Rubies" from Jewels
  • Slaughter on Tenth Avenue
  • La Source
  • Square Dance
  • Stars and Stripes
  • Symphony in Three Movements
  • Tschaikovsky Pas de Deux
  • Tschaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 2
  • Tschaikovsky Suite No. 3 (Theme and Variations)
  • Union Jack (Scottish and Canadian Guards Regiments and Royal Navy)
  • Valse-Fantaisie
  • Western Symphony
Mauro bigonzetti
  • Vespro
Eliot Feld
  • Backchat
Peter Martins
  • A Fool for You
  • Hallelujah Junction
  • Jeu de Cartes
  • The Magic Flute (Luke)
  • Romeo + Juliet (Mercutio)
  • The Sleeping Beauty (Prince, Asia, Bluebird)
  • Swan Lake (Prince Siegfried, Benno, Spanish)
  • Zakouski
Alexei Ratmansky
  • Concerto DSCH
  • Russian Seasons
Jerome Robbins
  • Andantino
  • Brandenburg
  • Fancy Free
  • Fanfare (Clarinets)
  • The Four Seasons (Fall)
  • Interplay
  • In the Night
  • Moves
  • Les Noces
  • N.Y. Export: Opus Jazz
  • West Side Story Suite
jerome Robbins and twyla tharp
  • Brahms/Handel
Susan stroman
  • "Makin' Whoopee " from Double Feature
Lynne Taylor-Corbett
  • Chiaroscuro
Christopher Wheeldon
  • DGV: Danse à Grande Vitesse (NYCB Premiere)
  • Les Carillons
  • Carousel (A Dance)
  • Polyphonia

Originated featured roles in

  • Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux: Two Birds with the Wings of One
  • Alexey Miroshnichenko: The Lady with The Little Dog
  • Peter Martins: Bal de Couture, Grazioso, Naïve and Sentimental Music, The Red Violin
  • Justin Peck: Capricious Maneuvers, Everywhere We Go
  • Liam Scarlett: Acheron
  • Troy Schumacher: Clearing Dawn
  • Richard Tanner: Soirée
  • Christopher Wheeldon: Estancia

Andrew Veyette was born in Denver, Colorado, and began his dance training at the age of 9, studying with Betty Downs at Dance Arts in Visalia, California. Mr. Veyette continued his studies at Westside Ballet in Santa Monica, California. While at Westside Ballet, Mr. Veyette trained with Yvonne Mounsey and was personally coached by Nader Hamed. Mr. Veyette entered the School of American Ballet (SAB), the official school of New York City Ballet, in the fall of 1998. In the spring of 2000, Mr. Veyette became an apprentice with New York City Ballet, and later that season he joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet. In March of 2006 he was promoted to soloist. In May 2007 Mr. Veyette was promoted to principal dancer.







GUEST PERFORMANCES

Mr. Veyette has performed as a guest artist with American Ballet Theatre, appearing in Balanchine's Theme and Variations, and with Pennsylvania Ballet, in George Balanchine's The Nutcracker™ and Balanchine's Slaughter on Tenth Avenue.

Film Credits

Mr. Veyette appeared in the film NY EXPORT: OPUS JAZZ, a scripted adaptation of the Jerome Robbins ballet of the same name, which aired on PBS and won an Audience Award at the 2010 South by Southwest Film Festival.

Honors

Mr. Veyette was a recipient of the Mae L. Wien Award for Outstanding Promise in 2000. While at SAB, he studied under the Janice Levin Scholarship.
 

Portrait © Paul Kolnik