Dammiel Cruz-Garrido | Soloist2024-01-04T12:19:06-08:00


Dammiel Cruz-Garrido (he/him) is from Queens, New York. He studied on full scholarship at the School of American Ballet and Pacific Northwest Ballet School, and he attended summer courses at Pacific Northwest Ballet School and Boston Ballet. He was the recipient of the Mae. L. Wien Award and Danish American Nationals Cultural Exchange (DANCE) scholarship. He joined Pacific Northwest Ballet as an apprentice in 2016 and was promoted to corps de ballet later that year. He became a soloist in 2022.

Leading Roles

George Balanchine

George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker®

(Cavalier, Mouse King, Hot Chocolate, Mother Ginger)

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

(Demetrius, Theseus)

Donald Byrd

Love and Loss*

Alejandro Cerrudo

Little mortal jump

William Forsythe

New Suite

Ronald Hynd

The Sleeping Beauty


Jerome Robbins

Dances at a Gathering

Nia-Amina Minor’s

And yet here we are*

Kent Stowell

Carmina Burana
Swan Lake

(pas de trois, Czardas)
*Originated role
Headshot © Lindsay Thomas
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