Angelica Generosa | Principal Dancer

Angelica Generosa is from South River, New Jersey. She studied on scholarship at the School of American Ballet and Princeton Ballet, and she attended summer courses at the School of American Ballet, Chautauqua Summer Program, and New Jersey Ballet. She also studied with Gina Forcella in Sayreville, New Jersey. In 2011, Ms. Generosa joined Pacific Northwest Ballet as an apprentice. She was promoted to corps de ballet in 2012, soloist in 2016, and principal in 2020.

Ms. Generosa was the recipient of the Youth American Grand Prix Regional Hope Award in 2005, and she was a YAGP New York finalist in 2007. She also was the recipient of the School of American Ballet Mae Wien Award for Outstanding Promise.

Ms. Generosa has performed as a guest artist with the Vail International Dance Festival, American Academy of Ballet, and Ballet Hawaii. She has performed at the Chautauqua Dance Alumni Gala and Gala de ballet de Buenos Aires.

Leading Roles

George Balanchine
Coppélia (Waltz of the Golden Hours)
George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® (Sugar Plum Fairy, Columbine, Hot Chocolate, Marzipan, Dewdrop)
A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Hermia, Butterfly)
La Source
Symphony in C
Theme and Variations

Andrew Bartee

arms that work

Peter Boal
Giselle (Peasant pas de deux)

Donald Byrd

Love and Loss*

Alejandro Cerrudo
Little mortal jump
Memory Glow
One Thousand Pieces
Silent Ghost

Kyle Davis
A Dark and Lonely Space
Las Estrellas*

David Dawson
Empire Noir
A Million Kisses to my Skin

Molissa Fenley
State of Darkness

William Forsythe
New Suite
The Vertiginous Thrill of Exactitude

Kiyon Gaines
Sum Stravinsky

Ronald Hynd
The Sleeping Beauty (Princess Aurora, Fairy of Joy, Gold and Silver pas de trois, Bluebird pas de deux)

Jiri Kylian
Forgotten Land

Edwaard Liang
The Veil Between Worlds*

Jessica Lang
Ghost Variations*
Her Door to the Sky

Jean-Christophe Maillot
Cendrillon (Sister)

Benjamin Millepied
3 Movements

Matthew Neenan

Annabelle Lopez Ochoa
Before After

Justin Peck
Year of the Rabbit

Miles Pertl
Wash of Gray*

Crystal Pite

Alexei Ratmansky
Concerto DSCH
Don Quixote (Juanita)
Pictures at an Exhibition

Jerome Robbins
The Concert
Dances at a Gathering
West Side Story Suite (Maria)

Penny Saunders

Eva Stone

Kent Stowell
Carmina Burana
Cinderella (Cinderella, Spring)
Nutcracker (Flora)
Swan Lake (Pas de trois, Czardas, Neopolitan Dance, Black Swan pas de deux)

Susan Stroman
TAKE FIVE…More or Less

Price Suddarth
The Intermission Project*

Twyla Tharp
Afternoon Ball
Brief Fling
Waiting at the Station*

Ezra Thomson
The Perpetual State

* Originated role