Featured Roles Since Joining NYCB

George Balanchine
  • Brahms-Schoenberg Quartet (Second Movement)
  • Concerto Barocco
  • Firebird
  • The Four Temperaments
  • Libeslieder Walzer
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream (Cavalier, Theseus)
  • George Balanchine's The Nutcracker™ (Hot Chocolate, Mother Ginger, Mouse King, Dr. Stahlbaum)
  • Slaughter on Tenth Avenue (Big Boss)
  • La Sonnambula
  • Swan Lake
  • Tschaikovsky Suite No. 3 (Second Movement)
  • Western Symphony
Peter Martins
  • Fearful Symmetries
  • The Sleeping Beauty (Wolf)
  • Swan Lake (Hungarian)
  • Thou Swell
  • The Waltz Project
  • West Side Story Suite (Bernardo)
Benjamin Millepied
  • Plainspoken
Angelin Preljocaj
  • La Stravaganza
Jerome Robbins
  • The Cage
  • The Concert
  • Fancy Free (Bartender)
  • The Four Seasons (Winter, Janus)
  • I'm Old Fashioned
  • N.Y. Export: Opus Jazz

originated corps roles in

  • Melissa Barak: Call Me Ben
  • Peter Martins: Romeo + Juliet (Prince Verona)
  • Benjamin Millepied: Why am I not where you are
  • Alexei Ratmansky: Namouna, A Grand Divertissement
  • Lynne Taylor-Corbett: The Seven Deadly Sins
  • Christopher Wheeldon: Estancia, The Nightingale and the Rose

Justin Peck comes from Encinitas, California. Before beginning his studies at the School of American Ballet, the official school of New York City Ballet, in the summer of 2003, he studied at California Ballet for two years. He was named a New York City Ballet apprentice in 2006, joined the NYCB corps de ballet in spring 2007, and was promoted to soloist in February 2013.


Portrait © Paul Kolnik