Ballet Idaho Guest Artist
Hunter Solomon, originally from Brunswick, Georgia, began his training at Steps of Faith and Studio South Performing Arts Center. At 16, he also trained at Madeleine Walker Coastal Ballet with Gaye Baxley. After graduation, he joined Atlanta Ballet’s conservatory program under the direction of John McFall and Sharon Story where he studied for two years. The following summer he attended Milwaukee Ballet’s intensive where he was offered and accepted a position in the second company under Rolando Yanes. He performed in ballets choreographed and directed by Michael Pink such as The Nutcracker, Beauty and the Beast, Dracula, as well as Bruce Well’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Hunter joined Boulder Ballet in 2019. Here he has enjoyed dancing Paul Taylor’s Airs as well as working with choreographers such as Lance Hardin, Amy Hall Gardner, Sidra Bell, Gregory Dawson. In 2022, He joined Ballet Spartanburg for his first season with the company.