Quinn Starner is member of New York City Ballet’s corps de ballet. She was born in Lambertville, Michigan, where she began her training at the age of seven at Viva Dance Company with Nichole Blanke in Monroe, Michigan. She received additional training at Toledo Ballet, with Lisa Mayer and Michael Lang, and Company C, with Jessica Brutlag and Cathi Feeny, in Toledo, Ohio, and Indiana Ballet Conservatory with Alyona Yakovleva, Tatiana Pali, and Sergey Sergiev in Carmel, Indiana. Ms. Starner attended summer programs at the School of American Ballet, the official school of New York City Ballet, in 2015 and 2018, before enrolling full-time at SAB for the 2018 winter term. Ms. Starner became an apprentice with NYCB in August 2021, and joined the corps de ballet in March 2022.
Ms. Starner has appeared in the Radio City Christmas Spectacular and has competed on So You Think You Can Dance and at the USA International Ballet Competition, and has received awards from the American Ballet Competition, the Universal Ballet Competition, The Dancer Awards, and Youth America Grand Prix.
- George Balanchine's The Nutcracker® (Dolls)
- Emanon – In Two Movements
- Love Letter (on shuffle)
- Architects of Time
- Fortuitous Ash