Aaron Sanz

FEATURED ROLES SINCE JOINING NYCB

George Balanchine
  • Chaconne
  • The Four Temperaments (Theme)
  • Harlequinade (LĂ©andre)
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream (Lysander)
  • George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® (Cavalier, Mother Ginger, Mouse King)
  • Slaughter on Tenth Avenue
  • La Sonnambula (The Baron)
  • Prodigal Son (Father)
  • Symphony in Three Movements
August Bournonville
  • Bournonville Divertissements (Pas de Six from Napoli and Abdallah)
Peter Martins
  • Fearful Symmetries
  • Firebird (Kastchei)
  • Jeu de Cartes
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream (Theseus)
  • Romeo + Juliet (Benvolio, Friar Lawrence)
  • Swan Lake (Spanish)
Alexei Ratmansky
  • Pictures at an Exhibition
Jerome Robbins
  • The Four Seasons (Fall)
Christopher Wheeldon
  • Polyphonia

Originated a featured role in

  • Justin Peck: The Decalogue

Originated corps roles in

  • JR: Les Bosquets
  • Pontus Lidberg: The Shimmering Asphalt
  • Lauren Lovette: For Clara
  • Justin Peck: The Most Incredible Thing
  • Troy Schumacher: The Wind Still Brings
  • Christopher Wheeldon: American Rhapsody

Aaron Sanz is a member of New York City Ballet’s corps de ballet. He was born in Madrid, Spain, and began his dance training at the age of eight at the C.P.D. Carmen Amaya in Madrid. Mr. Sanz began studying at the School of American Ballet (SAB), the official school of New York City Ballet, during the 2010 summer course and enrolled as a full time student that fall. In 2011, Mr. Sanz became an apprentice with NYCB, and in September of 2012, he joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet.


Portrait © Paul Kolnik