Demi-Soloist • Joined Colorado Ballet in 2017
Hometown: Highlands Ranch, Colorado
Alexandra Wilson began training with the Colorado Ballet Academy at age 9, spending her summers away on scholarships across the nation. She competed in Youth America Grand Prix and was awarded First Place Classical in Denver, leading her to the New York Finals. At age 16, Alexandra accepted an invitation to train full-time on scholarship with the Kirov Academy of Ballet, earning both an academic and artistic diploma. During her final semester at the Kirov Academy, Alexandra was selected to join the Corps de Ballet of the Universal Ballet Company in Seoul, South Korea.
After two contracts with Universal Ballet, Miss Wilson returned to the United States to join Colorado Ballet. Highlights since joining Colorado Ballet include Myrta in Giselle, Dew Drop in The Nutcracker, Red Couple in Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1, Jiri Kylian’s Petite Mort and Sinfonietta, Demis in George Balanchine’s Theme and Variations, and George Balanchine’s Serenade at Vail International Dance Festival.
Alexandra holds a Bachelor’s of Science from Purdue University Summa Cum Laude