Alumni

Stay Connected with CPYB.

In 2005, the Stars of CPYB returned to Central PA to show their gratitude with a performance celebrating Marcia.

Welcome Home

Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet alumni have danced professionally in companies throughout the world since 1955. In addition, our alumni have used their skills learned through their lessons in ballet at CPYB to achieve personal and professional goals in all avenues of life. 

Our students have gone on to train at the college level, become teachers, entered the medical field, become authors and artisans, in addition to numerous other successful career paths.

 

Currently Dancing

Finn Adams
Estonian National Ballet
Company Dancer

EmmaRose Atwood
Louisville Ballet
Company Dancer

Aran Bell
American Ballet Theatre
Principal

Destiny Billot
Ballet Theatre of Maryland
Apprentice

Leta Biasucci
Pacific Northwest Ballet
Principal

Cade Bolz
Richmond Ballet
Trainee

Ethan Boresow
Eugene Ballet
Company Dancer

Zachary Boresow
Alberta Ballet
Corps de Ballet

Ashley Bouder
New York City Ballet
Principal

Madelynne Boudreau
Stavna Ballet
Company Dancer

River Byrd
Ballet Theatre of Maryland
Soloist

Sky Byrd
Ballet Tucson
Senior Apprentice

Jeffrey Cirio
Boston Ballet
Lead Principal

Cirio Collective
Co-Founder

Lia Cirio
Boston Ballet
Principal

Cirio Collective
Co-Founder

Sarah Clarke
Ballet 5:8
Company Artist

Emerson Dayton
National Ballet of Canada
Corps de Ballet

Dillon Davis
Chattanooga Ballet
Company Dancer

Abby Jayne DeAngelo
Pacific Northwest Ballet
Corps de Ballet

Sharah DeFoe
Ballet Hartford
Company Artist

Rylan Doty
Houston Ballet II

Kristin Draucker
Paul Taylor Dance Company
Company Dancer

Heather Duncan
Carolina Ballet
Corps de Ballet

Ethan Epstein
Alabama Ballet
Company Dancer

Randolph Fernandez
Oklahoma City Ballet
Corps de Ballet

Tomas Fischer
Florida Ballet
Company Dancer

David Gabriel
NYC Ballet
Corps de Ballet

Samantha Hope Galler
Miami City Ballet
Soloist

Joseph Gerhardt
Carolina Ballet
Soloist

Leonardo Gonzales
Ballet Idaho
Apprentice

Hannah Hanson
Ballet Theatre of Maryland
Demi-Soloist

Braden Hart
Carolina Ballet
Soloist

Miranda Hashemi
TRDance
Company Dancer

Sophie Herron
Minnesota Ballet
Company Dancer

Enrico Hipolito
Richmond Ballet
Company Dancer

Anthony Hoyos
Carolina Ballet
Corps de Ballet

Zsilas Michael Hughes
Pacific Northwest Ballet
Apprentice

Kate Inoue
LA Ballet
Company Dancer

Madison Keesler
San Francisco Ballet
Principal Guest Artist

Lily Krisko
American Repertory Ballet
Company Dancer

Daniel Kubr
Sacramento Ballet
Apprentice

Olivia Ley
Fort Worth Ballet
Corps de Ballet

Antonio Lopez
Eugene Ballet
Company Dancer

Kelly Loughran Clare
Phantom of the Opera on Broadway

Ryan Massey
Ballet Theatre of Maryland
Principal

Alexa Maxwell
New York City Ballet
Corps de Ballet

Jade McAnally
Eugene Ballet
Apprentice

Caitlin McAvoy
Alabama Ballet
Company Dancer

Alexander McGowan
Stuttgart Ballet
Soloist

Kelly Ann Mitchell
Ballet Palm Beach
Company Dancer

Ayla O’Day
Carolina Ballet
Soloist

Lauren Ostrander
Sarasota Ballet
Soloist

JQ Powers
Czech National Ballet
Corps de Ballet

Aaron Ostroff-Magee
Carolina Ballet
Corps de Ballet

Grace-Anne Powers
BalletMet
Company Dancer

Maddy Rogers
Carolina Ballet
Corps de Ballet

Marcus Romeo
Cincinnati Ballet
Soloist

Julia Rowe
San Francisco Ballet
Soloist

Ben Schwarz
Ballet X
Company Dancer

Laura Sonnik
Springfield Ballet Company
Company Artist

Mirell Sork
Teater Vanemuine

Owen Thorne
Nashville Ballet
Company Artist

Carly Topazio
The Rosin Box Project

Rowan Treece
Ballet Theatre of Maryland
Demi-Soloist

Sasha Vincett
Ballet Arizona
Company Dancer

Katherine Whitfield
Orlando Ballet
Trainee

Josef Wollitz
Florida Ballet
Company Dancer

Don’t see your name on the list? Share your current position using the contact form below.

Alumni Tuition Benefit

We welcome seeing our former students at many different times throughout the year. CPYB alumni that are full company members, apprentices, or second company members with a professional company are welcome to take classes at any time free of charge, space permitting. Prior approval from CPYB is required by emailing info@cpyb.org. We ask that when you arrive, you check in with the front desk for your class assignment.

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