Corps de Ballet • Joined Colorado Ballet in 2019
Hometown: Cedar Hill, Texas
Sheridan Guerin was born in Ft. Worth, Texas and began her training at age 12. She trained under Lisa Slagle at Ballet Academy of Texas. She has attended American Ballet Theatre’s summer intensive in New York for four years in a row and was nominated to be their National Training Scholar for two years. She has competed at YAGP and has placed 1st overall in both contemporary and classical divisions. She has also had the opportunity to perform at YAGP New York as a finalist.
In 2017, Sheridan was accepted as a Studio Company member at Oklahoma City Ballet where she had the opportunity to perform in ballets such as Swan Lake, The Nutcracker, and The Little Mermaid. In 2018, Sheridan went on to join Atlanta Ballet’s school under the leadership of Sharon Story. At Atlanta Ballet, she had the opportunity to perform in Yuri Possokhov’s world premiere of The Nutcracker. Sheridan was then hired as a Studio Company member for Colorado Ballet’s 2019/2020 Season and was promoted to Apprentice in the main Company in 2020. As an Apprentice, Sheridan had the opportunity to perform as Clara in The Nutcracker. She holds close to her heart the experience of being the first black Clara in The Nutcracker in Colorado Ballet history. She was then promoted to the Corps de Ballet in 2022.