- Zaragoza, Spain
- Emilia Bailo Dance School
Escuela Municipal de Danza
Estudio de Danza de Maria de Avila
San Francisco Ballet School
San Francisco Ballet School Trainee Program
- Company Membership
Joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet in 2006
Diego Cruz has danced principal or featured roles in Tomasson’s Concerto Grosso, Giselle, Haffner Symphony, Nutcracker, Romeo & Juliet (Benvolio), The Sleeping Beauty, and Swan Lake; Balanchine’s Emeralds, Symphony in C, and Theme and Variations; Neumeier’s The Little Mermaid (Shadows); Scarlett’s Frankenstein (Henry Clerval); Welch’s Naked; and Wheeldon’s Cinderella (Benjamin), Ghosts, and Within the Golden Hour. He created roles in Bubeníček’s Fragile Vessels, Forsythe’s Pas/Parts 2016, Pita’s Salome, Thatcher’s Ghost in the Machine, and Tomasson’s Caprice.
His repertory includes Balanchine’s Coppélia, Diamonds, Prodigal Son, Rubies, and Stravinsky Violin Concerto; Fokine’s Petrouchka; Forsythe’s Artifact Suite; Lifar’s Suite en Blanc; MacMillan’s Concerto; de Mille’s Rodeo; Morris’ Beaux, Drink to Me Only With Thine Eyes, A Garden, Maelstrom, and Sandpaper Ballet; Possokhov’s Classical Symphony, Diving into the Lilacs, Firebird, Fusion, The Rite of Spring, and Swimmer; Ratmansky’s Shostakovich Trilogy; Robbins’ Glass Pieces and West Side Story Suite; Scarlett’s Hummingbird; Thatcher’s Manifesto; Tomasson’s The Fifth Season, On a Theme of Paganini, and Prism; Tomasson/Possokhov’s Don Quixote; Wheeldon’s Rush; and Zanella’s Underskin.
Diego danced in the 2015 film of Tomasson’s Romeo & Juliet (Capulet Men) as part of the inaugural season of Lincoln Center at the Movies: Great American Dance. His guestings include Gala Despertares in Guadalahara, Mexico, in 2016; Florida Classical Ballet’s gala in Fort Lauderdale, Gusman Center for the Performing Arts in Miami, the Flower Festival in Cologne, Germany (with M and Company), and the Zaragoza Expo Inaugural Gala.