Andrew SilksCorps de Ballet
Andrew received his early training at Dance Arts Los Alamos in his hometown of Los Alamos, New Mexico. He furthered his training at the Washington School of Ballet and Ellison Ballet Professional Training Program on full scholarship. He has competed in many international competitions placing first, third, and top twelve. Andrew became a member of Tulsa Ballet II in 2011 and joined Tulsa Ballet in 2012. He originated the role of Lord Montague in Edwaard Liang’s World Premiere of Romeo and Juliet for Tulsa Ballet, and has performed featured roles in The Nutcracker, Don Quixote and Swan Lake. His contemporary repertory includes works by Angelini, Balanchine, Caniparoli, Cong, Hougland, Hynd, Kudelka, Liang, Taylor, Bruce, Wheeldon, Gates, Cerrudo and Stevenson.