Soloist • Joined Colorado Ballet in 2015
Hometown: Hanmer, Ontario, Canada
Sarah Tryon was born in Hanmer, Ontario, Canada and started ballet at the age of 12 with Canada's National Ballet School. During her six years with NBS, Sarah was selected to partake in exchange programs with various international schools including Pacific Northwest Ballet School in Seattle, École Supérieur De Danse Rosella Hightower in Cannes France, and Tanz Akademie Zurich in Switzerland. After graduating in 2010, she moved to New York City to train with world-renowned coach Edward Ellison.
In 2013, Sarah joined the Sarasota Ballet from school as a corps de ballet member. Since joining Colorado Ballet in 2015, Sarah has performed an extensive array of notable soloist and principal roles including Juliet in Derek Deane’s Romeo and Juliet, Giselle and Zulma in Giselle, Lucy and Mina in Michael Pink's Dracula, Aqua in Clark Tippet's Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1, Dark Angel in George Balanchine’s Serenade, Demi-Soloist in George Balanchine's Theme and Variations, Princess Florine in The Sleeping Beauty, In Trutina and Dulcicisseme in Fernand Nault’s Carmina Burana, Clara, Arabian, and the Sugar Plum Fairy in The Nutcracker, Red in Twyla Tharp’s Brief Fling, Wendy in Michael Pink's Peter Pan, Amour, Flower Girl, and Gypsy in Don Quixote, Red Couple in Lila York's Celts, Second Pas in Val Caniparoli's In Pieces, Amy Seiwert’s Traveling Alone, Ji?í Kylián’s Petite Mort and Sinfonietta, Summer Fairy in Ben Stevenson’s Cinderella, Nichette in Val Caniparoli’s Lady of the Camellias, Dominik Walsh’s Wolfgang (for Webb), and Edwaard Liang's Feast of Gods.