Antonio Carnell

Ballet Idaho Company Dancer


Antonio came to Ballet Idaho though the LTD program after receiving a full tuition scholarship to the ballet’s academy in 2009. At just age 11 Antonio began performing alongside the company. Performing in productions like The Nutcracker, Sleeping Beauty, Don Quixote and later Peter Pan and Daniel Ojeda’s “Together” featuring the music of Fleetwood Mac.

In 2018 Antonio began dancing with two local contemporary companies Project Flux and Idaho Dance Theater where he performed as a company soloist for two seasons. Antonio has worked with choreographers from all over the world such as Princess Grace Award Winner Ching Ching Wong and Award winning choreographer Bredan Duggan, Australian choreographers Dani Rowe and Craig Davidson, Penny Saunders, Robin Mikeko Williams and Quinn Wharton.

Antonio attended training programs at prestigious schools such as Nutmeg Conservatory Of The Arts in Torrington Connecticut, Burklyn Ballet Theater in Johnson Vermont as well as Oregon Ballet Theater and Northwest Dance Project both located in Portland Oregon. He’s been accepted into programs at Alvin Aley, Gelseky Kirkland and Next Gen. Ballet.

In Early 2020 Antonio began performing with LED Boise creating an outdoor socially distinct performance experience in collaboration with KIN Boise and is currently working on the production of a short film to be released 2021.

Generously sponsored by Brandy Stemmler & Kathy & David Wali & Rick Clark & Elizabeth Roberts