"Nothing has made me feel so alive as dancing."
~ Erin Derstine, alumna (94)
Salt Creek Ballet dancers include many of the Chicago area’s finest pre-professional performers. Most company dancers received their formative training with the School of Salt Creek Ballet.
Internationally recognized dancers often appear with Salt Creek Ballet, augmenting our group of highly talented company dancers. Guest dancers have included Gillian Murphy, Gennadi Saveliev, Sascha Radetsky, Angel Corella, Wes Chapman, Irina Dvorovenko and Xiomara Reyes of American Ballet Theatre; Larissa Ponomarenko, Paul Thrussell, Viktor Plotnikov and Alexandra Koltun of Boston Ballet; Maria Mosina of the Colorado Ballet; Olga Pavlova of the Moscow Classical Ballet, Ilya Kozadayev of Houston Ballet; and Alexander Kozadayev, among others.
Photos by Keith Gerling