Joined Ballet Arizona: 2018
Training: The Rock School for Dance Education, Pacific Northwest Ballet School
Lydia Relle is from Seattle, Washington. She studied on scholarship at The Rock School for Dance Education and Pacific Northwest Ballet School, and she attended summer courses at School of American Ballet and The Suzanne Farrell Ballet. She has apprenticed with The Suzanne Farrell Ballet at the Kennedy Center, Alabama Ballet and Oregon Ballet and danced as a soloist with American Contemporary Ballet and Ballet San Antonio.
Ms. Relle has been featured in many ballets including Ben Stevenson’s Cinderella, Romeo and Juliet and Swan Lake, as well as performed leading roles in Balanchine’s Rubies, Fredick Franklin’s Tribute and the classics Giselle, The Nutcracker, Sleeping Beauty and Don Quixote. This will be Ms. Relle’s first season with Ballet Arizona.