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The Company

Staff

Artistic Director

  • Kevin McKenzie

    CEO & Executive Director

    • Janet Rollé

      ABT Main Company

      Artist in Residence

      • Alexei Ratmansky

        Associate Artistic Director

        • Clinton Luckett

          Director of Artistic Administration

          • Cristina Escoda

            Regisseur

            • Susan Jones

              Principal Répétiteur

              • Irina Kolpakova

                Directors of Repertoire

                • John Gardner
                • Carlos Lopez
                • Amanda McKerrow
                • Nancy Raffa

                Rehearsal Planning Manager

                • Miki Shintani La

                  Department Assistant, Artistic

                  • Emily Lesorogol

                    Company Teachers

                    • Stella Abrera
                    • Nancy Bielski
                    • John Gardner
                    • Charla Genn
                    • Espen Giljane
                    • Carlos Lopez
                    • Clinton Luckett
                    • Duncan Lyle
                    • Rubén Martín
                    • Amanda McKerrow
                    • Sascha Radetsky
                    • Nancy Raffa
                    • Craig Salstein
                    • Sean Stewart

                    ABT Studio Company

                    Artistic Director, ABT Studio Company

                    • Sascha Radetsky

                      Rehearsal Director, ABT Studio Company

                      • Yan Chen

                        ABT Studio Company Faculty

                        • Stella Abrera
                        • Evvie Allison
                        • Alexander Anderson
                        • Charles Barker
                        • Gemma Bond
                        • Hope Boykin
                        • Katie Currier
                        • Jeanette Delgado
                        • Thomas Forster
                        • Carmela Gallace
                        • John Gardner
                        • Amy Hall Garner
                        • Jessica Lassiter
                        • Carlos Lopez
                        • Clarice Marshall
                        • Rubén Martín
                        • Kevin McKenzie
                        • Luciana Paris
                        • Sascha Radetsky
                        • Gennadi Saveliev
                        • Byam Stevens
                        • Roman Zhurbin

                        ABT Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School

                        Acting Artistic Director, ABT Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School

                        • Stella Abrera

                          Principal Teacher, ABT JKO School Pre-Professional Division

                          • Rubén Martín

                            Principal Teacher, ABT JKO School Pre-Professional Division

                            • Yan Chen

                              Artistic Director, ABT Summer Intensives

                              • Kate Lydon

                                Director, ABT/NYU Master’s Degree Program in Ballet Pedagogy

                                • Pamela Levy

                                  ABT National Training Curriculum Associates Emeriti

                                  • Franco De Vita
                                  • Raymond Lukens

                                  ABT Training Faculty

                                  • Evvie Allison
                                  • Sophie Alpern
                                  • Alexis Andrews
                                  • Charles Barker
                                  • Jen Bleier
                                  • Rodica Bordeianu
                                  • Yan Chen
                                  • Harriet Clark
                                  • Courtney Cochran
                                  • Franco De Vita
                                  • Elizabeth Ferrell
                                  • Thomas Forster
                                  • Carmela Gallace
                                  • John Gardner
                                  • Paulina Guraieb
                                  • Cynthia Harvey
                                  • Adrienne Hurd
                                  • Mikhail Ilyin
                                  • Marianne dello Joio
                                  • Robert La Fosse
                                  • Jessica Lassiter
                                  • Kate Lydon
                                  • Caridad Martinez
                                  • Rubén Martín
                                  • Sascha Radetsky
                                  • Flavio Salazar
                                  • Adrienne Schulte
                                  • Sarah Smith
                                  • Kristen Stevens
                                  • Leann Underwood
                                  • Roman Zhurbin

                                  ABT Training Musicians

                                  • Michael Cherry
                                  • Stephanie Chun
                                  • John Epperson
                                  • Misha Golubitsky
                                  • Shimako Horii
                                  • Sofiya Leavsie
                                  • Alex Perry
                                  • Dmitry Polischuk
                                  • Tim Prepscius
                                  • Victor See Yuen
                                  • Shoshana Shattenkirk
                                  • Matthew Sheridan
                                  • Mihoko Suzuki
                                  • Laura Tishchenko
                                  • Mira Tsidulko
                                  • Maria Tsymbala

                                  Music

                                  Music Director

                                  • Ormsby Wilkins

                                    Principal Conductor

                                    • Charles Barker

                                      Conductor and Music Administrator

                                      • David LaMarche

                                        Concertmaster

                                        • Kobi Malkin

                                          Orchestra Personnel Manager

                                          • Matthew Dine

                                            Company Pianists

                                            • David LaMarche
                                            • Nuno Marques
                                            • Jacek Mysinski
                                            • Evangelos Spanos
                                            • Emily Wong

                                            Business Operations

                                            Head of Business Operations

                                            • Kyle Y. Ridaught

                                              Manager, Business Affairs

                                              • Cecelia Gilchriest

                                                Development

                                                Chief Development Officer

                                                • Stacy Margolis

                                                  Senior Director, Development

                                                  • Cheryl Kohn

                                                    Director of Membership

                                                    • Grey C. Johnson

                                                      Associate Director, Major Gifts

                                                      • Anna Hessa

                                                        Associate Director, Special Events

                                                        • Megan Stahlberg

                                                          Associate Director, Development Operations

                                                          • Jaclyn LaCamera

                                                            Development Operations Manager

                                                            • Ebony Araman

                                                              Manager, Donor Relations

                                                              • Angela Vecchione

                                                                Manager, Institutional Support

                                                                • Marisa Remez

                                                                  Assistant Manager, Special Events

                                                                  • Alison Uhrlass

                                                                    Major Gifts Associate

                                                                    • Josephine Smolsky

                                                                      Membership Associate

                                                                      • Maureen Steinhorn

                                                                        Membership Assistant

                                                                        • Tilmon Splawn

                                                                          Education & Training

                                                                          Managing Director, ABT Education

                                                                          • Dennis J. Walters

                                                                            Dean of Faculty and Student Affairs and Co-Director of ABT Education

                                                                            • Aubrey Lynch II

                                                                              Director, ABT JKO School Pre-Professional Division and Summer Intensives

                                                                              • Elizabeth Aymong

                                                                                Director of Training Programs

                                                                                • Molly Schnyder

                                                                                  Director, Education Operations

                                                                                  • Naomi Gewanter

                                                                                    Artistic Manager, ABT Engagement

                                                                                    • Richard Toda

                                                                                      Director, ABT JKO School Children's Division

                                                                                      • Katie Ferris

                                                                                        Managing Director, ABT Studio Company

                                                                                        • Claire Florian

                                                                                          Manager, ABT Engagement

                                                                                          • Amanda Tomera

                                                                                            ABT JKO School Coordinator

                                                                                            • Katie Currier

                                                                                              Student Life Coordinator

                                                                                              • Lauren Wood

                                                                                                Assistant, Pre-Professional Division, ABT JKO School

                                                                                                • Kathleen Oakley

                                                                                                  Assistant, Children’s Division, ABT JKO School

                                                                                                  • Olivia James

                                                                                                    Assistant, National Training Curriculum

                                                                                                    • Sayako Harada

                                                                                                      Assistant, Summer Intensives

                                                                                                      • Yesseña Whitfield

                                                                                                        Teaching Artists

                                                                                                        • Alexis Andrews
                                                                                                        • Dennis Ballard
                                                                                                        • Kelby Brown
                                                                                                        • Stephen Campanella
                                                                                                        • Linda Cholodenko
                                                                                                        • Wendy Clark
                                                                                                        • Melanie Coats
                                                                                                        • Roland Culler
                                                                                                        • Carrie Demos
                                                                                                        • Dominique Fontenot
                                                                                                        • Carmela Gallace
                                                                                                        • Paulina Guraieb
                                                                                                        • Adam Holms
                                                                                                        • Jeff Hopkins
                                                                                                        • Jae Young Jung
                                                                                                        • Niki Kapanka
                                                                                                        • Karen Lacy
                                                                                                        • Richard Latta
                                                                                                        • Deborah Lohse
                                                                                                        • Annastasia Mercedes
                                                                                                        • Ashley Newman
                                                                                                        • Richard Toda
                                                                                                        • Amanda Tomera

                                                                                                        Interns

                                                                                                        • Jennifer Ayzman
                                                                                                        • Mia Brown
                                                                                                        • Chloe Cook
                                                                                                        • Victoria Cunnane
                                                                                                        • Esperanza Delgado
                                                                                                        • Payton Field
                                                                                                        • Nadine Hemming
                                                                                                        • Yingru Huang
                                                                                                        • Jimin Kate Lee
                                                                                                        • Olivia Rick
                                                                                                        • Caroline Riley
                                                                                                        • Ashley Silva
                                                                                                        • Isabella Spagnuolo

                                                                                                        Finance & Information Technology

                                                                                                        Chief Financial Officer

                                                                                                        • Shawn Davidson

                                                                                                          Director of Payroll and Benefits Administration

                                                                                                          • Bettina Pinter

                                                                                                            Bookkeeper

                                                                                                            • Leeann Minard

                                                                                                              Technical Support Specialist

                                                                                                              • Darrell Boxill

                                                                                                                Bursar and Finance Assistant

                                                                                                                • Joelann Salick

                                                                                                                  Marketing & Communications

                                                                                                                  Chief Marketing Officer

                                                                                                                  • Lourdes Liz

                                                                                                                    Director of Communications and Media Affairs

                                                                                                                    • Laura Miller

                                                                                                                      Director, Press and Web Development

                                                                                                                      • Susie Morgan Taylor

                                                                                                                        Director of Brand Partnerships and Business Development

                                                                                                                        • Dahomey Coleman

                                                                                                                          Associate Director, Box Office Strategy and CRM

                                                                                                                          • Steven Koernig

                                                                                                                            Marketing and Creative Services Coordinator

                                                                                                                            • Bethany Beacham

                                                                                                                              Dancer and Social Media and Content Strategist

                                                                                                                              • Connor Holloway

                                                                                                                                Dancer and Social Media Assistant Content Editor/Producer

                                                                                                                                • Cy Doherty

                                                                                                                                  Marketing Assistant

                                                                                                                                  • Johanna Kepler

                                                                                                                                    Associate Staff Photographer

                                                                                                                                    • Rosalie O'Connor

                                                                                                                                      Office Management

                                                                                                                                      Office Manager

                                                                                                                                      • Roseanne Forni

                                                                                                                                        Receptionists

                                                                                                                                        • Marilou Cardona
                                                                                                                                        • Chrisbeth Medina

                                                                                                                                        Custodians

                                                                                                                                        • Rolhand Antunez
                                                                                                                                        • Humberto Donayre

                                                                                                                                        Production

                                                                                                                                        Head of Production

                                                                                                                                        • Vincent Roca

                                                                                                                                          Director of New Productions

                                                                                                                                          • N. James Whitehill III

                                                                                                                                            Technical Director

                                                                                                                                            • Richard Koch

                                                                                                                                              Lighting Director

                                                                                                                                              • Brad Fields

                                                                                                                                                Production Stage Manager

                                                                                                                                                • Danielle Ventimiglia

                                                                                                                                                  Stage Manager

                                                                                                                                                  • Jeremiah Bischoff

                                                                                                                                                    Assistant Stage Manager

                                                                                                                                                    • Claire Zurheide

                                                                                                                                                      Assistant Lighting Director

                                                                                                                                                      • Kristina Kloss

                                                                                                                                                        Master Carpenter

                                                                                                                                                        • Brian Kafel

                                                                                                                                                          Carpenters

                                                                                                                                                          • Javier Suarez
                                                                                                                                                          • Shane Crittenden

                                                                                                                                                          Master Electrician

                                                                                                                                                          • A.J. Jackson

                                                                                                                                                            Electrician/Board Operator

                                                                                                                                                            • Stephen Weeks

                                                                                                                                                              Property Master

                                                                                                                                                              • Paul Wells

                                                                                                                                                                Property Man

                                                                                                                                                                • Steven Dunbar

                                                                                                                                                                  Wardrobe Supervisor

                                                                                                                                                                  • Tomoko Ueda-Dunbar

                                                                                                                                                                    Wardrobe

                                                                                                                                                                    • Vernon Ross
                                                                                                                                                                    • James Graber
                                                                                                                                                                    • Megan Quarles

                                                                                                                                                                    Wig and Makeup Supervisor

                                                                                                                                                                    • Rena Most

                                                                                                                                                                      Wig and Makeup Artist

                                                                                                                                                                      • Jill Haley

                                                                                                                                                                        Resident Scenic Artist

                                                                                                                                                                        • Christine Skubish

                                                                                                                                                                          Warehouse Manager

                                                                                                                                                                          • Bobby Godwin

                                                                                                                                                                            Production Manager, ABT Studio Company

                                                                                                                                                                            • Luke H. Woods

                                                                                                                                                                              Touring & Live Events

                                                                                                                                                                              Head of Touring and Live Events

                                                                                                                                                                              • Kyle Pickles

                                                                                                                                                                                Company Manager

                                                                                                                                                                                • Ashley K. Baer

                                                                                                                                                                                  Assistant Company Manager

                                                                                                                                                                                  • Lizzy Melton

                                                                                                                                                                                    Coordinator, Touring and Live Events

                                                                                                                                                                                    • Julie Solomon

                                                                                                                                                                                      Professional Services

                                                                                                                                                                                      Consulting Orthopedist

                                                                                                                                                                                      • Dr. Philip Bauman

                                                                                                                                                                                        Physical Therapists

                                                                                                                                                                                        • Peter Marshall
                                                                                                                                                                                        • Julie Daugherty

                                                                                                                                                                                        Massage Therapists

                                                                                                                                                                                        • Olinda Cedeno
                                                                                                                                                                                        • Charles Haack

                                                                                                                                                                                        ABT Studio Company and ABT JKO School Physical Therapist

                                                                                                                                                                                        • Jessica Lassiter

                                                                                                                                                                                          Medical Advisor

                                                                                                                                                                                          • Dr. Robert Galvin

                                                                                                                                                                                            Labor and Immigration Counsel

                                                                                                                                                                                            • Kauff McGuire & Margolis LLP

                                                                                                                                                                                              Auditor

                                                                                                                                                                                              • Lutz & Carr LLP

                                                                                                                                                                                                Insurance Broker

                                                                                                                                                                                                • DeWitt Stern Group

                                                                                                                                                                                                  890 Broadway Building Manager

                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Jason Walters

                                                                                                                                                                                                    American Ballet Theatre is a member of the American Arts Alliance, the Arts and Business Council, Inc. and Dance/U.S.A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                    American Ballet Theatre wishes to express its appreciation to Theatre Development Fund for its support of this season.

                                                                                                                                                                                                    The dancers and stage managers of American Ballet Theatre are represented for the purpose of collective bargaining by the American Guild of Musical Artists, AFL-CIO.

                                                                                                                                                                                                    ABT Crew is represented by IATSE.

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Trucking by Clark Transfer Inc.

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Tour booking for ABT Main Company is managed in house by Kyle Pickles, Head of Touring and Live Events, and Jean-Jacques Cesbron, Columbia Artists Management, LLC.

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Tour booking for ABT Studio Company in North America is managed by Theresa Vibberts, Columbia Artists Management, LLC.

                                                                                                                                                                                                    International freight forwarding by Rock-It Global.

                                                                                                                                                                                                    ABT alumna Gretchen Schumacher generously volunteers her time as Alumni Coordinator.

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Harlequin is the official floor of American Ballet Theatre.

                                                                                                                                                                                                    ABT would like to extend a sincere thank you to the ABT Barre Association for their continued and valued support with special thanks to Clifford Chance, Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP, King & Wood Mallesons LLP, and Sullivan & Cromwell LLP.

                                                                                                                                                                                                     

                                                                                                                                                                                                    VOLUNTEERS

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Susan Angermeier, Pamela Arenson, Meghan Bartley, Thomas Beatty, Carol Becker, Melvin Bernstein, Judi Chandon, Ken Dunn, Beverly Epstein, Margaret Fridecky, Bill Gerdes, Tania Hakkim, Honey Hilzen, Patricia Jaffarian, Lauren Kahn, Shelley and Stephen Limmer, Keiko Matsumura, Barbara Q. Myers, Eileen O’Neill, Beth Shapiro, Marianne Stegeland, Steven Toback, Barbara Trommer, Johanna Weber, Hermine Weiss, Anthony Yazzetti, Catherine Yeiser