A native of Walden Vermont, Cyrus studied at the School of Ballet Chicago, under the direction of Daniel Duell and Patricia Blair. He also attended summer programs at Ballet Chicago, Nutmeg Conservatory and at the American Ballet Theatre Collegiate Summer Intensive in New York. For the Ballet Chicago Studio Company, he danced in the Corps de Ballet in George Balanchine’s Rubies, Grand Pas in The Nutcracker, and Waltz Boy in Serenade; and as a soloist in Ted Seymour’s Intermezzi, as well as his “Winter” in a Young People’s Concert at the Chicago Cultural Center.
He spent the past few seasons dancing in the Midwest, first with Minnesota Ballet then with Madison Ballet. As a company member he has had the opportunity to perform a range of works including Embraceable you from Gorge Balanchine’s Who Cares?; Salvatore Aiello’s Clowns and Others; and W. Earle Smith’s Dracula. The 2016/2017 Season will be his first with Ballet Idaho.
Sponsored for the 2016/17 season by Iris and Don Hendrickson.