Lacey Escabar (© Chris Hardy)
Named apprentice in 2012. Joined in 2013.
From Fairfax, California, Lacey Escabar received her training at Dance Theatre 7 and San Francisco Ballet School, where she participated in the SF Ballet School Trainee Program for two years. Named an apprentice in 2012, she joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet in 2013.
Escabar has danced featured roles in Tomasson’s Giselle (Bathilde) and Romeo & Juliet (Lady Montague), and Lifar’s Suite en Blanc (Sieste). Her repertory includes Tomasson’s Nutcracker (Snowflakes, Flowers, and Party Guests); Tomasson/Possokhov’s Don Quixote (Gypsies, Driads, and Fandango); Balanchine’s Brahms-Schoenberg Quartet (1st and 4th movements), Serenade, 4th movement and finale from Symphony in C, and Symphony in Three Movements; Fokine’s Petrouchka; Makarova’s (after Petipa) “The Kingdom of the Shades” from La Bayadère, Act II; Neumeier’s The Little Mermaid; Possokhov’s Firebird and Swimmer; Ratmansky’s Shostakovich Trilogy (Symphony #9, Chamber Symphony, and Piano Concerto #1); Robbins’ Glass Pieces, and Wheeldon’s Cinderella (Bird Lady and Courtier).
Escabar danced in the 2015 film of Tomasson’s Romeo & Juliet (Lady Montague) as part of the inaugural season of Lincoln Center at the Movies: Great American Dance.
She received the Richard Barker Scholarship Award in 2012.