Ashly Isaacs is a member of New York City Ballet’s corps de ballet. She was born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and began her dance training at the age of three at Michael’s Academy of Performing Arts in Fort Lauderdale. She later studied at Fort Lauderdale Ballet Classique before enrolling at the School of American Ballet, the official school of New York City Ballet, in September 2006. Ms. Isaacs became an apprentice with NYCB in September 2009 and joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet in September 2010. She was promoted to soloist in June 2015.
Ms. Isaacs is the 2015-16 Janice Levin Dancer honoree, and was a recipient of the Mae L. Wien Award in 2009.
Portrait © Paul Kolnik