Dylan Wald | Principal Dancer2024-04-11T12:46:59-07:00
PNB Dancer Dylan Wald


Dylan Wald (he/him) is from Minneapolis, Minnesota. He studied at Minnesota Dance Theatre & the Dance Institute and Pacific Northwest Ballet School. He attended summer courses at Pacific Northwest Ballet, the School of American Ballet, The Juilliard School, and Hubbard Street Dance Chicago. Dylan joined Pacific Northwest Ballet as an apprentice in 2014 and was promoted to corps de ballet in 2015, soloist in 2019, and principal in 2020.

In 2017, Dylan participated in the Nederlands Dans Theater Summer Intensive. In 2019, he performed with Seattle Dance Collective. In 2021, he choreographed Unprecedented Serenade for PNB School’s Professional Division students.

Featured & Leading Roles

George Balanchine

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

(Divertissement Pas, Lysander)

The Nutcracker

(Cavalier, Drosselmeier, Soldier Doll, Mouse King, Hot Chocolate, Mother Ginger)

Square Dance
Theme and Variations

Alejandro Cerrudo

Little mortal jump
One Thousand Pieces
Silent Ghost

Kyle Davis

A Dark and Lonely Space

David Dawson

Empire Noir

Ulysses Dove

Dancing on the Front Porch of Heaven
Red Angels

Alexander Ekman


William Forsythe

New Suite
One Flat Thing, reproduced
The Vertiginous Thrill of Exactitude

Ronald Hynd

The Sleeping Beauty

(Prince Florimund, Duke of Bordeaux, Gold and Silver pas de trois)

Jiří Kylián

Forgotten Land
Petite Mort

Jessica Lang

The Calling

Jean-Christophe Maillot

Roméo et Juliette

(Friar Laurence)

Benjamin Millepied

3 Movements

Justin Peck

In the Countenance of Kings

Miles Pertl

Wash of Gray

Crystal Pite


Jerome Robbins

Dances at a Gathering
In the Night
Opus 19/The Dreamer

Eva Stone


Kent Stowell

Carmina Burana


Swan Lake

(Prince Siegfried, Spanish Dance)

Price Suddarth


Twyla Tharp

Afternoon Ball

Christopher Wheeldon

Tide Harmonic

Original Roles

Donald Byrd

And the sky is not cloudy all day
Love and Loss

Alejandro Cerrudo

Future Memory

Alonzo King

The Personal Element

Jessica Lang

Ghost Variations
Her Door to the Sky
Let Me Mingle Tears With Thee

Edwaard Liang

The Veil Between Worlds

Annabelle Lopez Ochoa


Matthew Neenan


Noelani Pantastico


Kiyon Ross

…throes of increasing wonder

Penny Saunders


Christopher Wheeldon

Curious Kingdom

Robyn Mineko Williams

The Trees The Trees

Headshot © Lindsay Thomas
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