Danielle Troyano

Company Dancer

Biography

Danielle Troyano, from Long Island, New York, began her early training there, continuing with Sara Knight at SLK Ballet, in New York City. Danielle received scholarships to summer intensives at The Rock School, The Walnut Hill School, the HARID Conservatory, Orlando Ballet and Cincinnati Ballet. She has also received training from the Gelsey Kirkland Academy, Ellison Ballet, and Tulsa Ballet summer intensives. In 2012, Danielle studied in London at the Central School of Ballet as part of an exchange program with SLK Ballet.

At 19, Danielle joined Montgomery Ballet under the direction of Darren McIntyre. There, she performed soloist roles such as Snow Queen and Arabian Princess in The Nutcracker, Black Swan, Carmen Pas De Deux, and the lead female role of Liberty Bell in Mr. McIntyre’s original ballet, Liberty Bell. Danielle has worked with the Albany Berkshire Ballet for two seasons where she danced in Carmina Burana, and as Sugar Plum Fairy and Dew Drop in the ABB’s annual Nutcracker tour. Danielle has been a guest artist with Hinsdale Dance Academy, originating their title role in Cinderella and in the same year, performed as the Fairy Godmother in the Charleston Ballet Theater’s Cinderella.

Since joining Ballet Idaho, Danielle has had many performance opportunities such as George Balanchine’s Concerto Barocco and Valse Fantasie, and Peter Anastos’ The Nutcracker, The Sleeping Beauty, and Peter Pan. Danielle has been with Ballet Idaho since the 2014/15 season.

Sponsored for the 2017/18 season by Randy Anderson.