Katlyn Addison - Ballet West, Corps de Ballet


Hometown: Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Joined Ballet West: 2011

Training: National Ballet School of Canada, Quinte Ballet School of Canada, and Houston Ballet Ben Stevenson's Academy

Favorite Roles: "Myrtha" from Giselle, "Big Swan" in Stanton Welch's Swan Lake, and the Crazy Solo in Jiri Kylian's Falling Angels.

Honors and Awards: Performed Murcof at the Youth America Grand Prix Gala in 2008. Received the Sarah Chapin Langham Award at Youth America Grand Prix in 2008.

Additional Information: Katlyn has performed in many classical and neoclassical ballets by Stanton Welch such as Medieval Babes and Madame Butterfly, as well as many other classical ballets done by Ben Stevenson, Kenneth Oberly, and Christopher Fleming. She has also performed in many contemporary pieces and George Balanchine works such as Jewels and Symphony in C. In addition to performing in the world premiere of Christopher Bruce's Grinning In Your Face with Houston Ballet, Katlyn has performed in works by Jiri Kylian, Christopher Wheeldon, and Mark Morris.