Marjorie French

Marjorie grew up in Houston, Texas and started ballet and ballroom dance at age 6. She attended the High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, where she was able to train in various styles and perform works by Gage Self, Ben Delony, Ching Ching Wong, Jeanne Doornbos, and Betsy McMillian. Marjorie attended ADCIBC finals in 2022 and was awarded a trainee position at Sarasota Ballet. In her past two years as a trainee, she has performed in Coppélia, Risa Kaplowitz’s Nutcracker, and Key Chorale, dancing in original choreography by Addul Manzano and Arcadian Broad. She received additional training at Bolshoi Ballet, Ballet Austin, Ballet Hispánico, Alvin Ailey Dance Theater, and American Ballet Theatre’s summer intensives. Marjorie is excited to be joining the company as an apprentice and can’t wait for the upcoming season!