Laine Habony

Featured Roles Since Joining NYCB

George Balanchine
  • Divertimento from 'Le Baiser de la Fée'
  • George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® (Hot Chocolate, Flowers)
Peter Martins
  • Swan Lake (Spanish, Princess)
Jerome Robbins
  • Fancy Free
  • Fanfare (Cellos)
  • Glass Pieces
  • NY Export: Opus Jazz

Originated a featured role in

  • Lauren Lovette: Not Our Fate

Originated a corps role in

  • Warren Carlyle: SOMETHING TO DANCE ABOUT Jerome Robbins, Broadway to Ballet
  • Annabelle Lopez Ochoa: Unframed
  • Justin Peck: The Most Incredible Thing, The Times Are Racing
  • Christopher Wheeldon: American Rhapsody

Laine Habony is a member of New York City Ballet’s corps de ballet. Born in Dallas, Texas, she began her dance training at the age of eight at Ballet Conservatory in Lewisville, Texas, under Kelly Kilburn Lannin, Allan Kinzie, and Shawn Stevens. She attended the 2010 summer course at the School of American Ballet (SAB), the official school of New York City Ballet, and enrolled as a full-time student that year. She received additional training at the American Ballet Theatre, Chautauqua School of Dance, and Pacific Northwest Ballet summer programs. Ms. Habony became an apprentice with NYCB in November 2013 and joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet in November 2014.

Portrait © Paul Kolnik