Featured Roles Since Joining NYCB

George Balanchine
  • "Diamonds" from Jewels
  • Episodes
  • Firebird
  • The Four Temperaments
  • George Balanchine's The Nutcracker™ (Dr. Stahlbaum, Hot Chocolate, Cavalier)
  • Ivesiana (Central Park in the Dark)
  • Kammermusic No. 2
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream (Demetrius)
  • Slaughter on Tenth Avenue (Bartender)
  • Symphony in C (First Movement)
  • Tschaikovsky Suite No. 3 (Élégie)
  • Western Symphony (Allegro, Rondo)
Peter Martins
  • Romeo + Juliet (Romeo)
  • Swan Lake (Spanish)
Jerome Robbins
  • Dances at a Gathering
  • N.Y. Export: Opus Jazz
  • Watermill
  • West Side Story Suite (Tony)
Christopher Wheeldon
  • Polyphonia
  • Soirée Musicale

Zachary Catazaro was born in Canton, Ohio, and began his dance training at the School of Canton Ballet. Mr. Catazaro began studying at the School of American Ballet, the official school of New York City Ballet, during the summer of 2003 and 2006 and enrolled as a full time student later that same year. In October 2007 he became an apprentice with New York City Ballet, and joined the Company's corps de ballet in October 2008 and was promoted to soloist in February 2014.


Mr. Catazaro won First Place in the Youth America Grand Prix Junior Division in both 2002 and 2003.

Portrait © Paul Kolnik