Meet the Dancer

Meet the Dancers

Each year, Ballet Arkansas performs the classics, masterworks of American dance and cutting-edge works by the world's most visionary dancemakers. Below are the choreographers whose works comprise our permanent repertory.


Gerald Arpino

Frederick Ashton

George Balanchine 

Michael Bearden

August Bournonville

Leslie Browne

Val Caniparoli

Ma Cong

Jean Coralli

Ron De Jesus

Agnes De Mille

Maddy Falconer

FLOCK (Alice Klock and Florian Lochner)

Mikhail Fokine

Michael Fothergill

Kiyon Gaines

Ashley Green

Madison Hicks

Ilya Kozadayev

Kenneth Macmillan

Leonide Massine

Tom Mattingly 

Harrison McEldowney

Darrell Moultrie

Mariana Oliveira

Jimmy Orante

Jules Perrot 

Marius Petipa

Christopher Ruud

Yoshito Sakuraba

Greg Sample

Christopher Stuart

Anthony Tudor

Christopher Wheeldon

Xin Ying