Stephen Straub

Stephen Straub was born and raised in Syracuse, NY and received his early training there with Deborah Boughton, Deborah Adamson, and Marianne Gray. In the fall of 1999 he entered the School of American Ballet as a scholarship student, continuing his training under PeteR&Boal, Andre Kramarevsky, and Jock Soto.  Stephen spent his summers at the Chautauqua Institution, the Rock School, Pacific Northwest Ballet School, San Francisco Ballet School, and Exploring Ballet with Suzanne Farrell. This is Mr. Straubs third season with The Suzanne Farrell Ballet, and he has also danced with the Sacramento Ballet and as a guest artist with the West Florida Youth Ballet under the direction of Mark Jelks.