Roman Mejia

Featured Roles Since Joining NYCB

George Balanchine
  • Allegro Brillante
  • George Balanchine's The Nutcracker® (Tea)
Peter Martins
  • Fearful Symmetries
  • Romeo + Juliet (Mercutio)
Jerome Robbins
  • Fancy Free
  • The Four Seasons (Fall)

Originated a featured role in

  • Kyle Abraham: The Runaway
  • Gianna Reisen: Composer’s Holiday

Originated corps roles in

  • Warren Carlyle: SOMETHING TO DANCE ABOUT Jerome Robbins, Broadway to Ballet
  • Peter Walker: dance odyssey

Roman Mejia is a member of New York City Ballet’s corps de ballet. He was born in Fort Worth, Texas and began studying ballet at age 3 with his mother and father. At age 13, he entered the Mejia Ballet Academy. He attended summer courses at the School of American Ballet, NYCB’s official school, in 2014 and 2015 before entering SAB full-time for the 2015 winter term. In August 2017, he became an apprentice with NYCB and he joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet in November 2017.

Portrait © Erin Baiano