Christopher D’Ariano | Corps de Ballet

Christopher D’Ariano is from The Bronx, New York. He studied at Ballet Tech, the School of American Ballet, and Pacific Northwest Ballet School, and he attended summer courses at Ballet Tech, Boston Ballet, Nederlands Dans Theater, and Pacific Northwest Ballet. He was the recipient of the School of American Ballet Mae L. Wien Award for Outstanding Promise. Mr. D’Ariano joined Pacific Northwest Ballet as an apprentice in 2017 and was promoted to corps de ballet later that year.

Mr. D’Ariano also has danced with Lunge Dance Collective, and he has choreographed for the Seattle International Dance Festival.

Leading Roles

George Balanchine
  • Agon
  • George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® (Mouse King, Hot Chocolate, Mother Ginger)
Donald Byrd
  • Love and Loss*
Alejandro Cerrudo
  • Little mortal jump
  • One Thousand Pieces
  • Silent Ghost
Ulysses Dove
  • Red Angels
William Forsythe
  • One Flat Thing, reproduced
Matthew Neenan
  • Bacchus*
Eva Stone
  • F O I L
Robyn Mineko Williams
  • The Trees The Trees*

* Originated role