Featured Roles Since Joining NYCB

George Balanchine
  • Coppélia (Waltz of the Golden Hours)
  • "Emeralds" from Jewels
  • George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® (Marzipan, Dolls)
  • Raymonda Variations
  • La Sonnambula
  • Tschaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 2
  • Walpurgisnacht Ballet
August Bournonville
  • Bournonville Divertissements (Pas de Six from Napoli and Abdallah)
Peter Martins
  • The Sleeping Beauty (Eloquence, White Cat)
  • Swan Lake (Pas de Trois, Hungarian)
Jerome Robbins
  • Fanfare (Flutes)
  • Interplay
  • NY Export: Opus Jazz
Peter Walker
  • ten in seven
Christopher Wheeldon
  • Mercurial Manoeuvres
  • Soirée Musicale

Originated a featured role in

  • Lauren Lovette: Not Our Fate
  • Pam Tanowitz: Bartók Ballet

originated corps roles in

  • JR: Les Bosquets
  • Justin Peck: The Most Incredible ThingPaz de la Jolla, The Times Are Racing
  • Lynne Taylor-Corbett: The Seven Deadly Sins
  • Peter Walker: dance odyssey

Sarah Villwock is a member of New York City Ballet’s corps de ballet. She was born in Dallas, Texas, and began her dance training at the Tolbert Yilmaz School of Dance in Roswell, Georgia and later attended the Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education. She went on to attend a summer course at the School of American Ballet, the official school of New York City Ballet, in 2006 and enrolled as a full-time student that fall. In September 2009, Ms. Villwock became an apprentice with NYCB, and the following September joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet.

Other performances

Ms. Villwock danced the role of Clara during the 2001 Radio City Christmas Spectacular in Atlanta and performed with the Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education at the USA International Ballet Competition in June 2006.


Portrait © Paul Kolnik