Genevieve Waldorf is from West Hills, California. She studied at Los Angeles Ballet Academy, Harvard Ballet Company, and Pacific Northwest Ballet School, and she attended summer courses at Houston Ballet Academy, San Francisco Ballet School, The Royal Ballet School, and Pacific Northwest Ballet School. Ms. Waldorf joined Pacific Northwest Ballet as an apprentice in 2018 and was promoted to corps de ballet later that year.
While a student, Ms. Waldorf performed corps de ballet roles with Pacific Northwest Ballet in George Balanchine’s Emeralds, George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker®, Rubies, and Symphony in C.
Ms. Waldorf has been a Music Center Spotlight Awards Grand Finalist for Classical Ballet and was the only U.S. recipient of a Royal Academy of Dance Solo Seal Award in 2015. She also was awarded first place in the Youth America Grand Prix regional competition for classical and contemporary dance in 2014 and contemporary dance in 2015.