- Dana Point, California
- Maria Lazar’s Classical Ballet Academy
San Francisco Ballet School
- Company Membership
Named an apprentice in 2005
Joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet in 2006
Promoted to soloist in 2013
Promoted to principal dancer in 2017
Jennifer Stahl created roles in Forsythe’s Pas/Parts 2016, Morris’ Joyride, Peck’s In the Countenance of Kings (Botanica), Possokhov’s The Rite of Spring, and Thatcher’s Manifesto. She has performed principal or featured roles in Tomasson’s Giselle (Myrtha), Nutcracker (Sugar Plum Fairy and Queen of the Snow), Romeo & Juliet (Lady Capulet), The Sleeping Beauty (Fairy of Courage), and Swan Lake (Swan Maidens and Spanish Princess); Tomasson/Possokhov’s Don Quixote (Mercedes and Queen of the Driads); Balanchine’s Agon, Brahms-Schoenberg Quartet, Coppélia (War and Discord and Waltz of the Hours soloists), The Four Temperaments (2nd Theme and Choleric), Rubies, and Symphony in Three Movements; Neumeier’s The Little Mermaid (Mermaid Sister); Nureyev’s Raymonda—Act III; Page’s Guide to Strange Places; Possokhov’s Firebird (Firebird), Magrittomania, and Swimmer; Ratmansky’s Le Carnaval des Animaux, From Foreign Lands (German principal), Russian Seasons, and Shostakovich Trilogy; Robbins’ Glass Pieces and In the Night; Welch’s Naked; Wheeldon’s Cinderella (Spirit of Winter/Fluidity and Russian Princess); and Zanella’s Underskin.
Also in her repertory are Bintley’s The Dance House; Cranko’s Onegin; Elo’s Double Evil; Fokine’s Petrouchka; Forsythe’s in the middle, somewhat elevated and The Vertiginous Thrill of Exactitude; Liang’s Symphonic Dances; Lifar’s Suite en Blanc; McGregor’s Borderlands; Morris’ Drink to Me Only With Thine Eyes, Maelstrom, and Sylvia; Robbins’ West Side Story Suite; Scarlett’s Fearful Symmetries; and Wheeldon’s Carousel (A Dance), Continuum, and Within the Golden Hour.
Jennifer danced the Sugar Plum Fairy in Westside Ballet of Santa Monica’s Nutcracker and performed at the Ballett des Badischen Staatstheaters Gala in Karlsruhe, Germany