Featured Roles Since Joining NYCB

George Balanchine
  • George Balanchine's The Nutcracker® (Mother Ginger, Mouse King)
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream (Theseus)
  • Orpheus
Jerome Robbins
  • 2 & 3 Part Inventions
  • The Concert
  • The Four Seasons (Janus)
  • Glass Pieces
Peter Martins
  • Romeo + Juliet (Prince of Verona)
  • The Sleeping Beauty (The Wolf)
  • Swan Lake (Hungarian)
  • SoirĂ©e Musicale

originated corps roles in

  • Melissa Barak: Call Me Ben
  • Kim Brandstrup: Jeux
  • Peter Martins: Ocean's Kingdom
  • Justin Peck: The Most Incredible Thing
  • Alexei Ratmansky: Namouna, A Grand Divertissement
  • Lynne Taylor-Corbett: The Seven Deadly Sins
  • Christopher Wheeldon: Estancia, Les Carillons

Mr. Thew was born in Hertfordshire, England, and began studying dance at the Tring Park Arts Educational School in Hertfordshire. As a child, he performed in the English National Ballet's production of The Nutcracker. Mr. Thew began studying at the School of American Ballet, the official school of New York City Ballet, during the summer of 2005, and enrolled as a full time student in winter 2006. He became an apprentice with NYCB in October 2007 and joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet in the fall of 2008.

Portrait © Paul Kolnik