Junior Summer Course Guest Faculty
Chloé Sherman joined The Joffrey Ballet in 2016.
Born and raised in New York, Chloé began her training with Ballet Academy East at the age of 2. She was asked to train at The School of American Ballet at the age of 17 where she performed Balanchine’s Valse Fantaisie, Bourrée Fantasque, Allegro Brillante, Who Cares?, and Christopher Wheeldon’s Scènes de Ballet in Workshop. At the age of 18 she was offered a corps de ballet contract with The Los Angeles Ballet, directed by Colleen Neary and Thordal Christensen. During the four years dancing with Los Angeles Ballet, Chloé performed a wide range of ballet and contemporary works staged and choreographed by internationally renowned choreographers. She has performed ballets choreographed by George Balanchine, Jiří Kylián, as well as world premieres by Kitty McNamee, Stacey Tookey and Christopher Stowell. Ms. Sherman joined Silicon Valley Ballet directed by José Manuel Carreño in 2015. There she danced Alicia Alonso’s Giselle, and Ohad Naharin’s Minus 16, as well as performing the pas de deux from both Diana and Acteon and Le Corsaire. Ms. Sherman was the guest ballerina for Dances Patrelle and performed the title role in Romeo and Juliet.
Since joining The Joffrey, Ms Sherman has performed many roles including George Balanchine’s Four Temperaments; Jerome Robbins’ Glass Pieces and Interplay; Christopher Wheeldon’s Swan Lake and Nutcracker; Justin Peck’s Year of the Rabbit and The Times are racing and many more.
Ms. Sherman’s repertoire includes, Giselle, Sleeping Beauty, Swan Lake, Romeo and Juliet, Sechs Tänze, Return to a Strange Land, La Source, Walpurgisnacht Ballet, Divertimento No. 15, Raymonda Variations, Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 2, Serenade, Stars and Stripes, La Sonnambula, The Four Temperaments, La Valse, Agon, and Rubies from Jewels.