Colin Ellis

Hometown: McHenry, IL

Joined the company: 2017

Before being hired trained at: Judith Svalander School of Ballet (14 years), Indiana University Jacobs School of Music receiving his Bachelors of Science in Ballet performance with an outside field in arts managements (3 years). Second company dancer at BalletMet for a year.


Ballets/featured roles since joining:

Gen Horiuchi: Cinderella (Prince's Companion), Coppélia (Franz’s Friend), Giselle, The Nutcracker (Snow Cavalier, Harlequin, Solder Doll, The Nutcracker, Spanish, Candy Cane), Romeo & Juliet (Paris), Jazz a la Francaise, La Vie, More Morra
George Balanchine: Rubies (principal), Who Cares? (5 guys), Concerto Barocco
Gregory Dolbashian: Put it Into Words
Elliott Geolat: Regen
Tom Gold: Faure Fantasy
CiCi Houston: Absence
Kevin Jenkins: Moonlight and Sonatas

Emery LeCrone: Agilie Episodes

Christopher Wheeldon: The American
Michael Uthoff: In G Major, La Plaza
Milan Valko: Accept