Sean Bennett (© Chris Hardy)
Named Apprentice in 2011.
Joined in 2012.
A native of San Francisco, Sean Bennett trained at American Ballet Theatre’s Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School and at San Francisco Ballet School. He was named an apprentice in 2011 and a Company member in 2012.
Bennett has danced featured roles in Tomasson’s Nutcracker (Russian, Arabian, Spanish, King of the Mice) and Caprice (soloist), and in Page’s Guide to Strange Places (soloist couple).
His repertory includes Tomasson’s Giselle, Romeo & Juliet, Criss-Cross, and Trio; Tomasson/Possokhov’s Don Quixote; Balanchine’s Brahms-Schoenberg Quartet (1st and 4th movements), Scotch Symphony, and The Four Temperaments; Cranko’s Onegin; Liang’s Symphonic Dances; Lifar’s Suite en Blanc; Morris’ Beaux and Maelstrom; Nureyev’s Raymonda—Act III (Hungarian); Possokhov’s Firebird and The Rite of Spring; Ratmansky’s Shostakovich Trilogy (Symphony #9); Robbins’ Glass Pieces; Scarlett’s Hummingbird; and Wheeldon’s Cinderella (Winter, Courtier, Tree Gnome) and Ghosts.