Jordan Pacitti

PNB Corps de Ballet

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Jordan Pacitti © Angela Sterling

Jordan Pacitti is from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He trained at the School of Cleveland Ballet and on scholarship at the School of American Ballet. He was a recipient of a Royal Danish Ballet Exchange Program award in 1998, allowing him to study in Copenhagen. He joined Pacific Northwest Ballet as an apprentice in 1999 and was promoted to corps de ballet in 2000.

Leading Roles

George Balanchine's Agon, Concerto Barocco, Divertimento No. 15, A Midsummer Night's Dream (Puck, Lysander, Bottom), Slaughter on Tenth Avenue, and Symphony in Three Movements; Todd Bolender's Souvenirs; Val Caniparoli's The Bridge, Lambarena, and Torque; Merce Cunningham's Inlets 2; Ulysses Dove's Red Angels; Nacho Duato's Jardí Tancat; Dominique Dumais' Scripted in the Body; Nicolo Fonte's Within/Without; William Forsythe's One Flat Thing, reproduced; Paul Gibson's The Piano Dance, Rush, and Sense of Doubt; Ronald Hynd's The Sleeping Beauty (Gold and Silver pas de trois); Mark Morris' A Garden; Jerome Robbins' The Concert, Dances at a Gathering, and Fancy Free; Kent Stowell's Carmina Burana, Delicate Balance, Nutcracker (Herr Drosselmeier), and Silver Lining; Lynne Taylor-Corbett's Mercury, and Twyla Tharp's In the Upper Room and Nine Sinatra Songs.

Originated Leading Roles: Kiyon Gaines' Interrupted Pri'si'zhen and M-Pulse and Susan Stroman's TAKE FIVE … More or Less.

Featured Roles

George Balanchine's Diamonds, Prodigal Son, Symphony in C, and Theme and Variations; Val Caniparoli's Torque; Peter Martins' Fearful Symmetries; Kirk Peterson's Amazed in Burning Dreams; Kent Stowell's Carmina Burana, Cinderella, Hail to the Conquering Hero, Poème St. Saëns, and Swan Lake; and Richard Tanner's Ancient Airs and Dances.

Originated Roles: Stephen Baynes' El Tango, Dominique Dumais' Time and other Matter, Nicolo Fonte's Almost Tango, Kevin O'Day's [soundaroun(d)ance], and Christopher Stowell's Quick Time.

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