Adrian Fry

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sponsored by John and Marcia Price

Joined Ballet West: 2010
Promoted to Soloist: 2012
Promoted to First Soloist: 2014

2014–15 Season

  • Presto (Fonte) On Tour – Aspen Performing Arts Center, Aspen, Colorado
  • Divertimento #15 (Balanchine) Principal On Tour – Aspen Performing Arts Center, Aspen, Colorado
  • Mercurial Landscapes (Gates) On Tour – Aspen Performing Arts Center, Aspen, Colorado
  • In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated (Forsyther) Man #2 (Grand America Hotel Ballroom, Salt Lake City, Utah)
  • Giselle (Sklute after Perrot/Coralli) Prince Albrecht, Peasant Pas de Quatre, (Salt Lake City, JEQ Capitol Theater)
  • The Nutcracker (Christensen) On Tour- Austad Auditorium, Ogden, Utah Drosselmeyer, Host, Arabian Soloist,
  • The Nutcracker (Christensen) On Tour – Kennedy Center, Washington, D.C. Drosselmeyer, Host, Mouse King, Spanish, Arabian Soloist, Waltz of the Flowers Soloist
  • The Nutcracker (Christensen) Snow King, Sugar Plum Cavalier, Drosselmeyer, Host, Mouse King, Waltz of the Flowers Soloist, Spanish, Arabian Soloist, Mother Buffoon, (Salt Lake City, JEQ Capitol Theater)
  • Swan Lake (Sklute, after Petipa) Prince Siegfried, Benno, (Salt Lake City, JEQ Capitol Theater)
  • Games (Pickett) On Tour – Joyce Theater, New York City, New York
  • Presto (Fonte) On Tour – Joyce Theater, New York City, New York
  • The Lottery (Caniparoli) On Tour – Joyce Theater, New York City, New York, Mr.Graves
  • Square Dance (Balanchine) Principal (Salt Lake City, JEQ Capitol Theater)
  • Almost Tango (Fonte) !st Male Pas de Deux (Salt Lake City, JEQ Capitol Theater)
  • In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated (Forsythe) Man #2 (Salt Lake City, JEQ Capitol Theater)
  • Mercurial Landscapes (Gates) On Tour -Royal Theater, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
  • In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated (Forsythe) On Tour -Royal Theater, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Man #2
  • The Lottery (Caniparoli) On Tour – On Tour -Royal Theater, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Mr. Graves
  • Presto (Fonte)(Salt Lake City, Rose Wagner Theater)
  • Divertimento #15 (Balanchine) On Tour – Belcher Center,Longview, Texas, Principal
  • Presto (Fonte) On Tour – Belcher Center, Longview, Texas
  • Mercurial Landscapes (Gates) On Tour – Belcher Cetner, Longview, Texas
  • Divertimento #15 (Balanchine) On Tour – Winspear Opera House, Dallas, Texas
  • In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated (Forsythe) On Tour – Winspear Opera House, Dallas Texas
  • Mercurial Landscapes (Gates) On Tour – Winspear Opera House, Texas
    Personal Choreography: Pulse

2013–14 Season

  • The Sleeping Beauty (Sklute after Petipa) – Prince Desire, Prince Floristan, Wisdom Cavalier
  • The Nutcracker (Christensen) – Snow King, Flowers Lead, Arabian, Drosselmeyer, Spanish
  • The Firebird (Christensen) – Prince
  • Who Cares? (Balanchine) – demi-soloist
  • Divertimento #15 (Balanchine) – soloist
  • Petite Mort (Kylian) – 4th pas de deux
  • Forgotten Land (Kylian) – grey couple

Selected World Premiere Roles Created for Him

  • The Rite of Spring (Fonte)
  • Presto (Fonte)
  • The Sixth Beauty (Neenan) – Principal
  • Great Souls 1st duet
  • Mixed Signals (Adams)
  • Paths (Gum)

On Tour

  • The Sleeping Beauty (Sklute after Petipa) – Wisdom Cavalier – Chicago Auditorium Theatre
  • Presto (Fonte) – Chicago Auditorium Theatre

2012–13 Season

  • Cinderella (Ashton) – Step-Sister, Summer cavalier
  • The Nutcracker (Christensen) – Flowers Lead, Arabian, Drosselmeyer, Spanish, Mouse King, Host
  • Jewels (Balanchine) – Emeralds principal #2, Diamonds demi-soloist
  • Bolero (Fonte)
  • But Never Doubt I Love (Pickett)
  • Trapped (Ruud) – 1st pas de deux

Selected World Premiere Roles Created for Him

  • The Lottery (Caniporoli) – Mr. Graves
  • Mercurial Landscape (Gates)

Choreography

  • Spun

On Tour

  • Emeralds (Balanchine) – principal #2 – Smith Center, Las Vegas
  • The Nutcracker (Christensen) – Spanish, Drosselmeyer – The Kennedy Center, Washington DC

2011–12 Season

  • Dracula (Stevenson) – peasant
  • Don Quixote (Holmes after Petipa) – Don Quixote, Gamache, Toreador, Fandango lead
  • The Nutcracker (Christensen) – Arabian, Drosselmeyer, Spanish, Mouse King, Host
  • Emeralds (Balanchine) – principal #2
  • Petite Mort (Kylian) – 4th pas de deux

Selected World Premiere Roles Created for Him

  • Descent (Bearden) – soldier
  • Forces at Play (Anderson)
  • Eenvoudig (Adams)

On Tour

  • Sinfonietta (Kylian) – Chicago Dancing Festival & Wolf Trap Park for the Performing Arts
  • The Four Temperaments (Balanchine) – Phlegmatic – Wolf Trap Park for the Performing Arts
  • Grand Synthesis (Shields) – Wolf Trap Park for the Performing Arts

2010–11 Season

  • The Sleeping Beauty (world premiere Sklute after Petipa) – King, Kindness Calvalier
  • The Nutcracker (Christensen) – Drosselmeyer, Spanish, Mouse King, Host
  • The Four Temperaments (Balanchine) – Phlegmatic
  • Carmina Burana (Butler)
  • Chaconne (Balanchine) – pas de trois
  • Sinfonietta (Kylian)
  • Bolero (Fonte)

Selected World Premiere Roles Created for Him

  • Trapped (Ruud) – pas de deux #1
  • Fall into Loving Arms (Mattingly)

On Tour

  • Sinfonietta (Kylian) – Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Serenade (Balanchine) – Chicago Dancing Festival

Additional Information: Adrian has appeared as a guest artist with Ballet Victoria in British Columbia where he performed in Paul Destrooper’s Carmina Burana, as well as in excerpts from Balanchine’s Apollo and Who Cares?. He has also appeared as a guest artist with Heartland Youth Ballet and Lincoln Midwest Ballet.