Rachel Hutsell

Featured Roles Since Joining NYCB

George Balanchine
  • Emeralds from Jewels
  • George Balanchine's The Nutcracker® (Hot Chocolate)
  • La Source
  • Scotch Symphony
Peter Martins
  • Eight Easy Pieces
  • Swan Lake (Neopolitan)
Justin Peck
  • In Creases
  • New Blood

Originated a featured role in

  • Matthew Neenan: The Exchange
  • Justin Peck: The Decalogue
  • Pam Tanowitz: Bartók Ballet
  • Peter Walker: ten in seven

Originated a corps role in

  • Kim Brandstrup: Jeux
  • Justin Peck: The Most Incredible Thing, Principia
  • Lauren Lovette: The Shaded Line
  • Gianna Reisen: Composer's Holiday

Rachel Hutsell was born in Houston, Texas. She began her dance training at Allegro West Academy of Dance at the age of 6, and trained under the direction of Catriona Steel from September 2003 to May 2012. She attended the summer course at the School of the American Ballet (SAB), the official school of New York City Ballet, in 2012, and enrolled as a full-time student the following fall term. In August 2015, she became an apprentice with NYCB. As an apprentice with the Company, Ms. Hutsell originated corps roles in Kim Brandstrup’s Jeux and Justin Peck’s The Most Incredible Thing. In August 2016, she joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet.

Portrait © Paul Kolnik