Featured Roles Since Joining NYCB
- George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® (Soldier)
Originated Corps roles in
- Gianna Reisen: Composer’s Holiday
Andres Zuniga is a member of New York City Ballet’s corps de ballet. He was born in Mexico City, Mexico and began his dance training at the age of 13 at Danza Tellez in Los Cabos, Mexico under the direction of Lourdes Tellez. In 2014, he began training at The Rock School for Dance Education. He attended the 2015 summer session at the School of American Ballet, NYCB’s official school, before entering SAB full-time the following winter term. In August 2017, he became an apprentice with the Company. While still an apprentice, he performed a featured role in Jerome Robbins’ Les Noces and originated a corps role in Gianna Reisen’s Composer’s Holiday. Mr. Zuniga joined NYCB as a member of the corps de ballet in August 2018.
Since joining the Company, Mr. Zuniga has performed a featured role in Peter Martins’ Fearful Symmetries.
In 2017, as a student at SAB, Mr. Zuniga received the Mae L. Wien Award and the Lincoln Center Award for Emerging Artists.
Portrait © Erin Baiano