Sasha Chernjavsky


Sasha Chernjavsky, born in Rochester, NY, started his dance training at the Draper Center for Dance Education. In 2015, he attended the Houston Ballet Academy and joined Houston Ballet II the following year. While with HBII, he performed in several notable works such as George Balanchine’s Allegro Brilliante, and John Neumeier’s Yondering as the Jeanie Boy. In 2017, Sasha danced with Kansas City Ballet and the next year joined Tulsa Ballet as a member of the Corps de Ballet. In 2022 he was promoted to Demi-Soloist. During his time with Tulsa Ballet, Sasha has performed features roles in Annabelle Lopez Ochoa’s Vendetta and Limoncello, Itzik Galili’s O Balcão de Amor, Katarzyna Kozielska’s Ode, and Andrew McNicol’s Celestial Bodies. He has also performed in works by Ma Cong, Jennifer Archibald, Val Caniparoli, Edwaard Liang, Kurt Jooss, and Andy Blankenbuehler, among others.