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Corps de Ballet

Blake Johnston

Blake Johnston

Biography

  • BORN

    Charlotte, North Carolina

  • TRAINING

    Charlotte Ballet Academy
    San Francisco Ballet School
    San Francisco Ballet School Trainee Program

  • COMPANY MEMBERSHIP

    Joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet in 2017

Blake Johnston has danced a featured role in Tomasson’s Nutcracker (French). Her repertory includes Balanchine’s Serenade; Robbins’ The Cage and Opus 19/The Dreamer; Tomasson’s The Sleeping Beauty (Garland Dance, Ladies of the Court, and Nymphs) and Swan Lake (Peasants, Swans, and Act 3/4 corps de ballet); and Wheeldon’s Cinderella (Tree Gnomes).

As SF Ballet School’s first recipient of a Traineeship in Choreography, Blake choreographed Filamentous for the 2017 Student Showcase. She choreographed Effervescence for the 2018 SF Ballet School Showcase.