Company, Faculty, Washington School of Ballet, Adult Program Faculty
Jessy Dick, a native of Michigan, is in her fifth season with The Washington Ballet. She was a member of the Studio Company before being promoted to apprentice in 2019 and full company in 2021. She earned her BFA in Dance Performance from Butler University. Jessy received her primary training at the Grand Rapids Ballet Company and spent her summers studying at American Ballet Theatre, The Joffrey Ballet, Pittsburg Ballet, Boston Ballet, Complexions Contemporary Ballet and Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp International Ballet Ensemble, where she toured and performed in France, Germany, and Belgium.
While at Butler University, Jessy performed with the Butler Ballet in The Sleeping Beauty, Swan Lake, and Cinderella, with featured roles in The Nutcracker, Giselle, and George Balanchine’s The Four Temperaments. Jessy was a recipient of Butler University’s Peggy Dorsey Memorial Scholarship as well as the distinguished talent award. She has performed in TWB Company productions including, George Balanchine’s Serenade and Allegro Brillante, Paul Taylor’s Company B, John Cranko’s Romeo and Juliet, Michel Fokine’s Les Sylphides, Jerome Robbins’ The Concert, Septime Webre’s The Nutcracker, John Heginbotham’s Racecar, Silas Farley’s Werner Sonata, Marcelo Gomes’ Outset, Ethan Stiefel’s Wood Work, and Julie Kent’s staging of The Sleeping Beauty, and Giselle.
Off the stage, Jessy is a passionate faculty member for The Washington School of Ballet Adult Program.
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