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ALEXANDRE CAGNAT

CORPS DE BALLET
SAN FRANCISCO BALLET

BORN
Cannes, France

TRAINING
École Supérieure de Danse de Cannes-Mougins Rosella Hightower
Paris Opera Ballet School
San Francisco Ballet School
San Francisco Ballet School Trainee Program

COMPANY MEMBERSHIP
Named an apprentice in 2016
Joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet in 2017

Alexandre Cagnat has danced featured roles in Tomasson’s Nutcracker (King of the Mice, Spanish, Arabian, and Russian) and created roles in McIntyre’s Your Flesh Shall Be a Great Poem, Rhoden’s LET’S BEGIN AT THE END, and Welch’s Bespoke.

His repertory includes Balanchine’s Diamonds, Prodigal Son, Serenade, and Stravinsky Violin Concerto; Cranko’s Onegin; Peck’s In the Countenance of Kings and Rodeo: Four Dance Episodes; Pita’s Salome (Guards); Robbins’ Opus 19/The Dreamer; Scarlett’s Frankenstein; Tomasson’s On a Theme of Paganini, The Sleeping Beauty (Attendants to Fairy of Darkness, Cavaliers, Gentlemen of the Court, and Polonaise), and Swan Lake (Peasants and Czardas corps); and Wheeldon’s Cinderella (Summer corps and Winter corps).