- Greenville, South Carolina
- North Carolina Dance Theatre
San Francisco Ballet School
San Francisco Ballet School Trainee Program
- Company Membership
Named an apprentice in 2011
Joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet in 2012
Ellen Rose Hummel created a principal role in Caniparoli’s Tears and corps de ballet roles in Tomasson’s Caprice and Scarlett’s Hummingbird. She has danced principal or featured roles in Tomasson’s Giselle (Giselle’s Friends), Nutcracker (Spanish), Romeo & Juliet (Harlots), and Swan Lake (Cygnets and Neapolitan); Tomasson/Possokhov’s Don Quixote (Gypsy Queen); Balanchine’s Coppélia (Coppélia Doll, Swanilda’s Friends, Brides, and Jesterettes) and Theme and Variations (soloist); Cranko’s Onegin (Nurse and Friends); Wheeldon’s Cinderella (Stepsister Clementine); and Caniparoli’s Ibsen’s House (Rebecca West) and Lambarena.
Her repertory includes Balanchine’s Brahms-Schoenberg Quartet (3rd movement), Divertimento No. 15, The Four Temperaments, Rubies, Scotch Symphony, Serenade, Symphony in C (4th movement and finale), and Symphony in Three Movements; Makarova’s (after Petipa) “The Kingdom of the Shades” from La Bayadère, Act II; Morris’ Maelstrom; Nureyev’s Raymonda—Act III; Possokhov’s Firebird, Magrittomania, The Rite of Spring, and Swimmer; Ratmansky’s Shostakovich Trilogy (Chamber Symphony); Robbins’ Glass Pieces; Scarlett’s Fearful Symmetries; Thatcher’s Manifesto; Tomasson’s 7 for Eight, Criss-Cross, The Fifth Season, and Prism; and Wheeldon’s Number Nine and Rush.
In 2015, Ellen Rose performed at Gala de Estrellas de la Danza in Menorca, Spain.