Aarón Sanz

FEATURED ROLES SINCE JOINING NYCB

George Balanchine
  • Chaconne
  • The Four Temperaments
  • Firebird (Kastchei)
  • Harlequinade (Léandre)
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream (Lysander, Theseus)
  • George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® (Cavalier, Mother Ginger, Mouse King)
  • Slaughter on Tenth Avenue
  • La Sonnambula (The Baron)
  • Prodigal Son (Father)
  • Serenade
  • Stravinsky Violin Concerto
  • Symphony in Three Movements
August Bournonville
  • Bournonville Divertissements (Pas de Six from Napoli and Abdallah)
William Forsythe
  • Herman Schmerman
Peter Martins
  • Barber Violin Concerto
  • Fearful Symmetries
  • Hallelujah Junction
  • Jeu de Cartes
  • Romeo + Juliet (Benvolio, Friar Lawrence)
  • Swan Lake (Spanish)
  • The Sleeping Beauty (Gold)
Alexei Ratmansky
  • Pictures at an Exhibition
Jerome Robbins
  • Dances at a Gathering
  • Fanfare (Double Bass)
  • The Four Seasons (Summer, Fall)
  • The Goldberg Variations
Christopher Wheeldon
  • Polyphonia

Originated a featured role in

  • Justin Peck: The Decalogue

Originated corps roles in

  • Warren Carlyle: SOMETHING TO DANCE ABOUT Jerome Robbins, Broadway to Ballet
  • JR: Les Bosquets
  • Pontus Lidberg: The Shimmering Asphalt
  • Lauren Lovette: For Clara
  • Justin Peck: The Most Incredible Thing
  • Gianna Reisen: Judah
  • Troy Schumacher: The Wind Still Brings
  • Christopher Wheeldon: American Rhapsody

Aarón Sanz 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. He was promoted to soloist in October 2018.


Portrait © Paul Kolnik