Myles Thatcher (© David Allen)
Named Apprentice in 2009. Joined in 2010.
Born in Atlanta, Georgia, Myles Thatcher trained at The Harid Conservatory, Ellison Ballet, and San Francisco Ballet School prior to being named an apprentice in 2009. He joined the Company in 2010.
Thatcher has performed featured roles in Tomasson’s Giselle (Wilfred) and Nutcracker (Jack-in-the-Box, Russian, and Spanish), Tomasson/Possokhov’s Don Quixote (Gamache), Cranko’s Onegin (Lensky), Balanchine’s Symphony in C and Symphony in Three Movements (demi-soloist), Caniparoli’s Ibsen’s House (Oswald), Lifar’s Suite en Blanc (pas de cinq), and Wheeldon’s Cinderella (Benjamin).
His repertory also includes Tomasson’s Romeo & Juliet, Swan Lake, Le Quattro Stagioni, Prism, and Trio; Balanchine’s Coppélia, The Four Temperaments, Scotch Symphony, and Theme and Variations; Fokine’s Petrouchka; Forsythe’s Artifact Suite; Neumeier’s The Little Mermaid; Possokhov’s Classical Symphony, Fusion, and The Rite of Spring; Robbins’ Glass Pieces, The Concert, and Opus 19/The Dreamer; Wheeldon’s Ghosts, Number Nine, and Rush; and Zanella’s Underskin.
Thatcher choreographed In the Passerine’s Clutch for the SF Ballet 2013 Repertory Season Gala and, for the San Francisco Ballet School Showcase, Spinae and Stone and Steel in 2012 and 2013, respectively. He participated in the San Francisco Ballet School Trainee Program in 2008–2009.