Featured Roles Since Joining NYCB

George Balanchine
  • CoppĂ©lia (Discord and War)
  • Divertimento No. 15
  • The Four Temperaments
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream (Bottom, Lysander)
  • George Balanchine's The Nutcracker® (Cavalier, Hot Chocolate, Mother Ginger, Mouse King)
  • Orpheus
  • Slaughter on Tenth Avenue (Bartender)
  • Swan Lake
  • Tschaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 2
Peter Martins
  • The Sleeping Beauty (Puss in Boots)
  • Romeo + Juliet (Paris)
  • Swan Lake (Spanish, Von Rotbart)
Alexei Ratmansky
  • Russian Seasons
Jerome Robbins
  • The Concert
  • The Four Seasons (Winter)
  • Glass Pieces
  • Moves

Originated corps roles in

  • Melissa Barak: Call Me Ben
  • JR: Les Bosquets
  • Justin Peck: The Most Incredible Thing
  • Peter Martins: Ocean's Kingdom
  • Benjamin Millepied: Why am I not where you are
  • Alexei Ratmansky: Namouna, A Grand Divertissement
  • Christopher Wheeldon: American Rhapsody

Mr. Dieck was born in Mount Kisco, New York, and enrolled at the School of American Ballet, the official school of New York City Ballet, in 1998. As a student at SAB, Dieck performed in New York City Ballet’s production of Les Gentilhommes. He became an apprentice with NYCB in October 2007, and joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet in 2008.


Mr. Dieck was a recipient of the Mae L. Wien Award for Outstanding Promise in 2007.

Portrait © Paul Kolnik