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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, 2015–2017
    San Francisco Ballet School Choreographic Trainee, 2016–2017

  • SAN FRANCISCO BALLET

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

Tomasson

Don Quixote (Seguidilla, Gitana Woman, Driads, and Fandango)

The Nutcracker (Dancing Dolls, Spanish, Chinese, Russian, Party Guests, Snowflakes, French, and Flowers)

Romeo & Juliet (Citizens of Verona and Ballroom Ladies)

The Sleeping Beauty (Ladies of the Court, Garland Dance, Polonaise, and Nymphs)

Swan Lake (Peasants, Swans, and Act 3/4 corps de ballet)

 

Balanchine

A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Titania’s Retinue/Fairies and Courtiers)

Serenade

 

Lander

Etudes (excerpt) (Ladies in Black and Sylphides)

 

Morris

Sandpaper Ballet

 

Peck

Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming

 

Pita

Björk Ballet

 

Possokhov

Diving Into the Lilacs (excerpt)

 

Ratmansky

Chamber Symphony and Symphony #9 in Shostakovich Trilogy

 

Robbins

The Cage

Opus 19/The Dreamer

 

Wheeldon

Cinderella (Summer/Generosity corps, Gnomes, and Bird Ladies)

  • Choreographed Effervescence for San Francisco Ballet School Student Showcase in May 2018.
  • Choreographed Filamentous for San Francisco Ballet School Student Showcase in May 2017.