Joined Ballet Arizona: 2012
David Krensing is a former Principal Dancer with Pennsylvania Ballet in Philadelphia, PA. While with Pennsylvania Ballet, Mr. Krensing performed numerous leading classical and contemporary roles by such renowned choreographers as Sir Fredrick Ashton, George Balanchine, John Butler, John Cranko, William Forsythe, Lar Lubovitch, Peter Martins, Jerome Robbins, Ben Stevenson, Paul Taylor, Twyla Tharp, Hans Van Manen, Additional performance credits include world premieres by Ib Andersen, Jorma Elo, Trey McIntyre, Kevin O’ Day, David Parsons, Antony Rizzi, Dwight Rhoden and Christopher Wheeldon.
Mr. Krensing has toured the United States and Europe both with Pennsylvania Ballet and as an independent artist and has been featured domestically and internationally in both company produced and independent productions with artists from New York City Ballet, American Ballet Theater, San Francisco Ballet, Frankfort Ballet, Paul Taylor Dance Company, Dance Theater of Harlem, Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet, and Martha Graham Dance Company, among others. He has taught for professional dance companies, colleges and universities including The University of Arizona, The University of the Arts, Stephens College, Washington Ballet, Ballet British Columbia, BalletX, Ballet Idaho, and The Trey McIntyre Project.
David Krensing began his training at Stephens College in Columbia, MO where he received his Bachelors of Fine Arts and is currently a candidate for his Masters of Fine Arts at The University of Arizona in Tucson, AZ. He is also a certified yoga instructor and table and Thai Massage therapist.
This is Mr. Krensing’s fourth year teaching at The School of Ballet Arizona.