Faculty, Upper Division Faculty, Professional Training Division Faculty
Arron Scott was raised in State College, Pennsylvania, and started his training at the Ballet Theatre of Central Pennsylvania at age nine. He has danced on full scholarships at American Ballet Theatre, Pacific Northwest Ballet School and the School of American Ballet summer programs as well as being 2002-2003 ABT National Training Scholar. He trained for two years at the School of American Ballet where he was awarded the Rudolf Nureyev Scholarship.
Scott joined ABT’s Studio Company in September 2003, the main Company as a member of the corps de ballet in April 2004, promoted to soloist in 2014. His roles with the Company through 2019 included the Bronze Idol and the Head Fakir in La Bayadère, Lead Fieldworker in The Bright Stream, the Jester and Napoleon in Frederick Ashton’s Cinderella, the First Sailor in Fancy Free, Birbanto in Le Corsaire, Bryaxis in Daphnis and Chloe, Lead Gypsy in Don Quixote, Alain in La Fille mal gardée, the peasant pas de deux in Giselle, Prince Guidon in The Golden Cockerel, the Young Soldier in The Green Table, the Beggar Chief in Manon, Kolia in A Month in the Country, a Carnival Dancer in Othello, Mercutio in Romeo and Juliet, the Wolf in The Sleeping Beauty, the Neapolitan Dance in Swan Lake, Eros and a Goat in Sylvia, The Boy in Whipped Cream and leading roles in Airs, Bach Partita, The Brahms-Haydn Variations, Brief Fling, Company B, Drink to Me Only With Thine Eyes, Duets, Dumbarton, Everything Doesn’t Happen at Once, Gong, Her Notes, In the Upper Room, The Leaves Are Fading, Mozartiana, Serenade after Plato’s Symposium, Seven Sonatas, Sinfonietta and Symphony #9. He created roles in After You and AfterEffect.
Arron has taught classes at the Performing Arts School of Central Pennsylvania, has experience with private lessons & coaching, has taught a variety of classes during a 6 week residency with ABT’s William J. Gillespie School, guest taught for ABT’s Studio Company, as well as The Washington School of Ballet’s summer intensive.
Arron is an ABT® Certified Teacher, who has successfully completed the ABT® Teacher Training Intensive in Pre-Primary through Level 3 of the ABT® National Training Curriculum.