Rex Tilton

sponsored by judy brady and drew browning

Joined Ballet West: 2008
Promoted to First Soloist: 2013
Promoted to Principal: 2014

 

2015-16 Season

  • Who Cares? (Balanchine) On Tour – Northrup Auditorium, Minneapolis, Minnesota,
  • Overgrown Path (Kylian) (Capitol Theatre, Salt Lake City)
  • Symphony in C (Balanchine) First movement principal (Capitol Theatre, Salt Lake City)
  • The Nutcracker (Christensen) Snow King – On Tour – Austadt Auditorium, Ogden, Utah
  • The Nutcracker (Christensen) Snow King, Sugar Plum Fairy Cavalier, Waltz of the flowers soloist (Capitol Theatre, Salt Lake City)
  • Romeo and Juliet (Cranko) Romeo, Tybalt, (Capitol Theatre, Salt Lake City)
  • Sea Shadow (Arpino) (Abaravanel Hall, Salt Lake City)
  • The Rite of Spring (Fonte) (Salt Lake City, Capitol Theatre)
  • Lyric Pieces (Lang) (Salt Lake City, Rose Wagner Theater)

 

2014–15 Season

  • Swan Lake (Sklute, after Petipa) Prince Siegfried (Grand America Hotel Ballroom, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Giselle (Sklute after Perrot/Coralli) Prince Albrecht, Hilarion, (Salt Lake City, JEQ Capitol Theater)
  • The Nutcracker (Christensen) On Tour- Austad Auditorium, Ogden, Utah, Drosselmeyer, Waltz of the Flowers Soloist
  • The Nutcracker (Christensen) On Tour – Kennedy Center, Washington, D.C. Sugar Plum Cavalier, Snow King, Drosselmeyer, Waltz of the Flowers Soloist
  • The Nutcracker (Christensen) Snow King, Sugar Plum Cavalier, Waltz of the Flowers Soloist, Drosselmeyer, (Salt Lake City, JEQ Capitol Theater)
  • Swan Lake (Sklute, after Petipa) Prince Siegfried, Von Rothbart, (Salt Lake City, JEQ Capitol Theater)
  • The Sixth Beauty (Neenan) On Tour – Joyce Theater, New York City, New York, Pas de Deux
  • The Lottery (Caniparoli) On Tour – Joyce Theater, New York City, New York, Mr. Summers
  • Almost Tango (Fonte) Principal (Salt Lake City, JEQ Capitol Theater)
  • Square Dance (Balanchine) Principal (Salt Lake City, JEQ Capitol Theater)

2013–14 Season

  • The Sleeping Beauty (Sklute after Petipa) – Prince Desire, Suitor from the East, Wisdom Cavalier, Wolf
  • The Nutcracker (Christensen) – Sugar Plum Cavalier, Snow King, Flowers Lead, Arabian, Drosselmeyer
  • The Firebird (Christensen) – Ivan Tsarevich, The Priest
  • Who Cares? – Demi Soloist
  • Petite Mort (Kylian) – 5th pas de deux
  • Divertimento #15 (Balanchine) – principal
  • Forgotten Land (Kylian) – white couple
  • Anna Karinina pas de deux (Prokovsky) – Count Alexei

Selected World Premiere Roles Created for Him

  • The Rite of Spring (Fonte)
  • The Sixth Beauty (Neenan) – Principal
  • Great Souls (Ruud) – pas de deux

On Tour

  • The Sleeping Beauty (Sklute after Petipa) – Prince Desire – Chicago Auditorium Theatre
  • The Lottery (Caniporoli) – Mr. Dunbar– Chicago Auditorium Theatre

2012–13 Season

  • Cinderella (Ashton) – The Prince, Father
  • The Nutcracker (Christensen) – Sugar Plum Cavalier, Snow King, Drosselmeyer, Flowers Lead, Arabian
  • Jewels (Balanchine) – Diamonds principal, Diamonds demi-soloist
  • But Never Doubt I Love (Pickett) – Final Duet
  • The Lottery (Caniporoli) – Mr. Dumbar
  • Trapped (Ruud) – 3rd pas de deux

On Tour

  • Paquita (Kunikova after Petipa) – principal – New York Fall for Dance Festival
  • The Nutcracker (Christensen) – Sugar Plum Cavelier, Flowers Lead, Arabian – The Kennedy Center

2011–12 Season

  • Dracula (Stevenson) – Fredrick
  • Don Quixote (Holmes after Petipa) – Basilio, Toreador
  • The Nutcracker (Christensen) – Sugar Plum Cavalier, Snow King, Arabian, Drosselmeyer, Flowers Lead
  • Petite Mort (Kylian) – 5th pas de deux

Selected World Premiere Roles Created for Him

  • Descent (Bearden)
  • With You (Smith)

On Tour

  • Sinfonietta (Kylian) – Chicago Dancing Festival
  • The Four Temperaments (Balanchine) – 3rd Theme – Wolf Trap Park for the Performing Arts
  • Sinfonietta (Kylian) – Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts

2010–11 Season

  • The Sleeping Beauty (world premiere Sklute after Petipa) – Prince Desire, Suitor from the East, Wolf
  • The Nutcracker (Christensen) – Sugar Plum Cavalier, Snow King, Flowers lead, Drosselemeyer, Arabian
  • The Four Temperaments (Balanchine) – 3rd Theme, Sanguinic
  • Carmina Burana (Butler)
  • Chaconne (Balanchine) – principal
  • Sinfonietta (Kylian)

Selected World Premiere Roles Created for Him

  • Trapped (Ruud)– 3rd Pas de deux
  • Fall into Loving Arms (Mattingly)

On Tour

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

2009–10 Season

  • Swan Lake (world premiere of Sklute after Petipa) – Prince Siegfried
  • The Nutcracker (Christensen) – Mouse King, Drosselmeyer, Arabian
  • The Dream (Ashton) – Lysander
  • Serenade (Balanchine) – Elegy Lead
  • Stars & Stripes (Balanchine)
  • Songs of The Valley (Marks)
  • Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor (Fokine)

Selected World Premiere Roles Created for Him

  • But Never Doubt I Love (Pickett ) – final duet
  • Outbound (DeYoung)

On Tour

  • Les Biches (Nikinska) – lead Athlete – New York Fall for Dance Festival