Harrison Ball



FEATURED ROLES SINCE JOINING NYCB

GEORGE BALANCHINE
  • George Balanchine's The Nutcracker™ (Tea, Candy Cane)
Peter Martins
  • The Sleeping Beauty (Bluebird)
  • Swan Lake (Jester)
Justin Peck
  • Year of the Rabbit
Jerome Robbins
  • Interplay
Christopher Wheeldon
  • SoirĂ©e Musicale

ORIGINATED Corps ROLES IN

  • Peter Martins: Ocean's Kingdom
  • Justin Peck: Paz de la Jolla
  • Liam Scarlett: Acheron
  • Christopher Wheeldon: Les Carillons

Harrison Ball is a member of New York City Ballet's corps de ballet. He was born in Houston, Texas, and began his dance training at the age of four at The Charleston Ballet Theatre in South Carolina. Mr. Ball began studying at the School of American Ballet (SAB), the official school of New York City Ballet, during the 2007 summer course and enrolled as a full time student that fall. While at SAB, Mr. Ball performed in Jerome Robbins’ Fanfare for the Jerome Robbins Celebration in 2008. In June of 2011, Mr. Ball became an apprentice with NYCB, and in July of 2012, he joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet.
 

HONORS

Mr. Ball was a recipient of the Mae L. Wien Award for Outstanding Promise in 2011 and the 2013-14 Janice Levin Award.
 

Portrait © Paul Kolnik