Paolo Tarini

Studio Company Dancer

Paolo Tarini, from Florence, Italy, began his ballet training at age 13, at ASD AreaDanza FI. He then moved to New York City to the prestigious American Ballet Theater JKO School with a scholarship. He trained there with Fabrice Herrault, Ethan Steifel, and Ruben Martin. He attended the ABT New York Summer Intensive on full scholarship for 5 years from 2017 to 2022. He also attended English National Ballet, Royal Ballet, Joffrey Ballet NYC and Staatliche Ballet Schedule Berlin summer intensives with full scholarships. He performed the role of Cavalier in The Nutcracker as a guest artist in different schools. He has also appeared with the ABT JKO School in excerpts from Coppelia, a piece choreographed by Fabrice Herrault, and with ABT’s Romeo and Juliet at the Metropolitan Opera House.