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December 20, 2016

Soloist Sasha De Sola Promoted to Principal Dancer

Soloist  Sasha De Sola Promoted to Principal Dancer

Soloist Sasha De Sola has been promoted to principal dancer; her promotion is effective January 1, 2017.

Sasha hails from Winter Park, Florida, and trained at Kirov Academy of Ballet. She was named SF Ballet apprentice in 2006 and joined the Company as a corps de ballet member the following year. She became a soloist in 2012. With SF Ballet, she has performed numerous principal or featured roles in works by Helgi Tomasson, George Balanchine, Val Caniparoli, John Cranko, William Forsythe, Edwaard Liang, Yuri Possokhov, Alexei Ratmansky, Jerome Robbins, Christopher Wheeldon, and much more.