Indiana Woodward

Featured Roles Since Joining NYCB

George Balanchine
  • Apollo (Calliope)
  • Brahms-Schoenberg Quartet (Second Movement)
  • Chaconne
  • Coppélia (Waltz of the Golden Hours)
  • Divertimento No. 15
  • "Emeralds" from Jewels
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream (Butterfly)
  • Scotch Symphony
  • Symphony in C (Third Movement)
  • George Balanchine's The Nutcracker® (Sugarplum Fairy, Dewdrop, Marzipan, Dolls)
  • Tschaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 2
  • Western Symphony
Robert Binet
  • The Blue of Distance
August Bournonville
  • Bournonville Divertissements (Pas de Six from Napoli and Abdallah)
  • La Sylphide (The Sylph)
William Forsythe
  • Herman Schmerman
Peter Martins
  • Fearful Symmetries
  • Romeo + Juliet (Juliet)
  • The Sleeping Beauty (Aurora, Eloquence, White Cat)
  • Swan Lake (Pas de Quatre, Pas de Trois)
Justin Peck
  • Belles-Lettres
  • Everywhere We Go
  • In Creases
  • Principia
  • The Times Are Racing
  • Year of the Rabbit
Alexei Ratmansky
  • Pictures at an Exhibition
  • Russian Seasons
  • Voices
Gianna Reisen
  • Judah
Jerome Robbins
  • The Four Seasons (Winter)
  • Interplay
  • Les Noces
  • West Side Story Suite (Rosalia)
Christopher Wheeldon
  • Mercurial Manoeuvres
  • Polyphonia
  • Soirée Musicale (NYCB Premiere)

originated featured roles in

  • Warren Carlyle: SOMETHING TO DANCE ABOUT Jerome Robbins, Broadway to Ballet
  • Edwaard Liang: Lineage
  • Lauren Lovette: For Clara
  • Justin Peck: EasyPulcinella Variations
  • Pam Tanowitz: Bartók Ballet
  • Gianna Reisen: Judah
  • Peter Walker: ten in seven

originated corps roles in

  • Kim Brandstrup: Jeux
  • Pontus Lidberg: The Shimmering Asphalt
  • Justin Peck: Everywhere We Go, The Most Incredible Thing, Scherzo Fantastique
  • Liam Scarlett: Acheron
  • Christopher Wheeldon: American Rhapsody

Indiana Woodward was born in Paris, France and began her dance training at the age of ten at the Yuri Grigoriev School of Ballet in Venice, California. Ms. Woodward 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 August 2012, she became an apprentice with NYCB and joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet in December 2012. Ms. Woodward was promoted to soloist in February 2017.


Ms. Woodward is a recipient of the 2016 Lincoln Center Emerging Artist Award and 2016 Clive Barnes Foundation Award. In 2010, she won first place in the Bolshoi Ballet Academy Summer Intensive in New York City and was invited to perform at the Bolshoi Ballet Academy gala in Moscow.

Portrait © Erin Baiano