Ashley Hod

Featured Roles Since Joining NYCB

George Balanchine
  • Agon
  • Chaconne
  • Coppélia (War & Discord)
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream (Hippolyta)
  • George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® (Sugarplum Fairy, Dewdrop, Flowers, Hot Chocolate, Frau Stahlbaum)
  • Raymonda Variations
Peter Martins
  • The Sleeping Beauty (Diamond, Tenderness)
  • Swan Lake (Pas de Trois, Pas de Quatre, Princess)
Jerome Robbins
  • Fanfare (Clarinets)
  • Glass Pieces
  • Les Noce
Justin Peck
  • Pulcinella Variations
Christopher Wheeldon
  • Polyphonia

Originated corps roles in

  • Kim Brandstrup: Jeux
  • Warren Carlyle: SOMETHING TO DANCE ABOUT Jerome Robbins, Broadway to Ballet
  • JR: Les Bosquets
  • Annabelle Lopez Ochoa: Unframed
  • Justin Peck: Everywhere We Go, The Most Incredible Thing
  • Alexei Ratmansky: Odessa
  • Troy Schumacher: The Wind Still Brings
  • Christopher Wheeldon: American Rhapsody

Ashley Hod is a member of New York City Ballet’s corps de ballet. She was born in Great Neck, New York and began her dance training at the age of four at the Great Neck School of Dance. In 2003, she then began training at the School of American Ballet, the official school of New York City Ballet, where her teachers included NYCB alumnae Katrina Killian, Garielle Whittle, Darci Kistler, Suki Schorer, Suzi Pilarre, and Kay Mazzo. As a student at SAB, Ms. Hod had the opportunity to dance in many ballets with NYCB, including George Balanchine’s Coppélia, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker®, and Peter Martins’ The Sleeping Beauty. Ms. Hod became an apprentice with NYCB in November 2012 and joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet in October 2013.

Portrait © Paul Kolnik


Ms. Hod was a recipient of the 2018 Lincoln Center Emerging Artist Award.