Skylar Campbell, Dancer

Skylar Campbell was born in Laguna Beach, California and trained with Victor and Tatiana Kasatsky in Orange County, California. Mr. Campbell joined The National Ballet of Canada as a RBC Apprentice in 2009 and was promoted to Principal Dancer in 2018.

 

Mr. Campbell created the title role in the world premiere of Pinocchio by Will Tuckett and has also danced the title roles in Nijinsky and Le Petit Prince as well as in the world premiere of Frame by Frame by Guillaume Côté and Robert Lepage. His repertoire includes Peter/The Nutcracker in The Nutcracker, Mercutio in Romeo and Juliet, Hilarion in Giselle, Gurn in La Sylphide, Puck, in The Dream, Lewis Carroll/White Rabbit, Jack/Knave of Hearts in Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Florizel in The Winter’s Tale, Bluebird in The Sleeping Beauty, Alan in A Streetcar Named Desire and Levin, in Anna Karenina. He has danced principal roles in Wayne McGregor’s Genus, George Balanchine’s Tarantella, Ashton’s A Month in the Country, Julia Adam’s Night and Paquita.

Mr. Campbell has also danced roles in Swan Lake, Onegin, Cinderella, Manon, Don Quixote, Hamlet, The Seagull, Theme and Variations, The Four Seasons, Emergence, Chroma, Being and Nothingness, Symphony # 9, The Second Detail, Genus, Cacti, Paz de la Jolla, and The Dreamers Ever Leave You.