Joshua Shutkind

Sponsored by Frederick Quinney Lawson Foundation 

Joined Ballet West II: 2015
Joined Ballet West: 2016

About Joshua Shutkind:

Shutkind has been dancing with Ballet West for five years. Growing up as a native New Yorker, he trained at the School of American Ballet under the training of Jock Soto, Andrei Kramerevsky, and Jonathan Stafford. Since joining the company he has enjoyed dancing roles such as Lensky in Onegin, Solo Man in Jabula, and Merce Cunningham in Summerspace. Joshua is currently studying at the University of Utah, a member of the Human Rights Campaign Steering Committee, and in his free time enjoys traveling, dance parties, and anything chocolate.