Born in Paris, France, Alexandre Hammoudi began his training at seven with Max Bozzoni of the Paris Opera Ballet. He continued his training at the Academy of Dance Salle Playel in Paris from 1996-1999, received further training at the English National Ballet School in London and, most recently, at the School of American Ballet.
Hammoudi has won numerous international competitions, including the Trophee Arabesque and the Biarritz Dance Competition. At 16, Hammoudi became a member of the National Ballet of Cuba and toured South America with that company.
Hammoudi joined ABT's Studio Company in 2002, in April 2003, joined the main Company as an apprentice and became a member of the Company's corps de ballet in April 2004. He was appointed a Soloist in July 2012. His repertory with the Company includes the Rajah in La Bayadère, Pyotr and the Lead Highlander in The Bright Stream, a Cavalier in Frederick Ashton's Cinderella, Lead Mazurka/Czardas in Coppélia, Espada in Don Quixote, Duo Concertant, Ivan in Alexei Ratmansky's Firebird, Albrecht in Giselle, The Man She Must Marry in Jardin aux Lilas, the Jailer in Manon, The Moor in The Moor's Pavane, the Nutcracker Prince in Alexei Ratmansky's The Nutcracker, Olga's Fiancé in On the Dnieper, Friend of the Family in Pillar of Fire, Romeo and Paris in Romeo and Juliet, Prince Désire in The Sleeping Beauty, Prince Siegfried and von Rothbart (Ballroom) in Swan Lake, Orion and Apollo in Sylvia, a featured role in Brief Fling and roles in Black Tuesday, The Brahms-Haydn Variations, Clear, Continuo, Désir, Glow-Stop, The Leaves Are Fading, Overgrown Path, Private Light, Raymonda Divertissements, Symphony #9 and Symphony in C. He created the Spanish Dance in Ratmansky's The Nutcracker, the Spanish Prince in Ratmansky's The Sleeping Beauty and roles in Everything Doesn't Happen at Once, From Here On Out, Pretty Good Year, Seven Sonatas, Sinfonietta and Thirteen Diversions.
Hammoudi has been dancing all over Spain as a guest artist with Angel Corella and Stars of American Ballet.
Mr. Hammoudi's performances with American Ballet Theatre are sponsored by Margaret and Michael J. Mattes.
(New York, New York)