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Ariel Derby


Ariel Derby (Corps de ballet) was born in Chicago, Illinois. Ariel has trained at The Joffrey Ballet School in New York City, Pacific Northwest Ballet School under the direction of Peter Boal, and Ballet Austin with additional training at American Ballet Theatre summer intensive.  She has performed works by Gerald Arpino, Kent Stowell, Jerome Robbins, and George Balanchine.  Ariel joined The Suzanne Farrell Ballet in 2010.  Additional professional performance credits include Pacific Northwest Ballet and Los Angeles Ballet where she is currently a company member.

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