TAYLOR STANLEY

Featured Roles Since Joining NYCB

George Balanchine
  • Episodes
  • George Balanchine's The Nutcracker™ (Hot Chocolate)
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream (Bottom)
  • Square Dance
  • Symphony in C (Third Movement)
  • Symphony in Three Movements
  • Tschaikovsky Suite No. 3 (Valse Mélancolique)
  • Western Symphony (Allegro)
Peter Martins
  • Bal de Couture
  • Fearful Symmetries
  • A Fool for You
  • Jeu de Cartes
  • Romeo + Juliet (Romeo)
  • The Sleeping Beauty (Puss in Boots)
  • Swan Lake (Benno, Spanish)
Angelin Preljocaj
  • Spectral Evidence
Alexei Ratmansky
  • Russian Seasons
Jerome Robbins
  • Interplay
  • N.Y. Export: Opus Jazz
Christopher Wheeldon
  • Les Carillons
  • Carousel (A Dance)
  • Polyphonia
  • Soirée Musicale (NYCB Premiere)

originated featured roles in

  • Peter Martins: Mes Oiseaux
  • Justin Peck: Belles-LettresCapricious Manuevers, Everywhere We Go, In Creases

originated corps roles in

  • Melissa Barak: Call Me Ben
  • Peter Martins: Ocean's Kingdom
  • Benajmin Millepied: Why am I not where you are
  • Justin Peck: Paz de la Jolla, Year of the Rabbit
  • Lynne Taylor-Corbett: The Seven Deadly Sins

Taylor Stanley was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and began his dance training at the age of three at The Rock School in Pennsylvania. He attended summer programs at Miami City Ballet in 2006 and 2007 and at the School of American Ballet, the official school of New York City Ballet, during the summer of 2008 before enrolling full-time at SAB in the fall of that same year. In September 2009, Mr. Stanley became an apprentice with NYCB, and joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet in September 2010. He was promoted to soloist in February 2013.



Honors

Mr. Stanley received a Mae L. Wien Award for Outstanding Promise in 2009 and was the 2011-2012 recipient of the Janice Levin Award.
 

Portrait © Paul Kolnik