Avery Saulnier de Reyes †
Avery began studying ballet at the Lexington School of Ballet,. She continued her studies at Boston Ballet’s School and American Ballet Theatre’s Preprofessional program. She was a teacher with the Boston Public Schools for many years.
In 2017-2018 she performed with City Ballet Boston and Tony Williams’ Urban Nutcracker, dancing in Gino Gianni DeMarco’s and Tony Williams’ works.
She also dances for Kathy Hassinger’s Dance Currents, performing in works by Isadora Duncan, Charles Weidman, Anna Sokolaw, José Limon, Robert Battle; and has performed in dances by Erica Schwartz.
Avery will appear as a principal dancer in Columbia Picture’s Little Women when it is released in 2019.
Avery joined SundanceX in January 2019. She danced in Passagio Serenata at the 2019 Dance for the World Festival by José Mateo’s Ballet Theatre in June, and in Integrarte’s 2019 Winter Showcase II in March 2019. Excerpts of the work were performed in City Ballet Boston’s fundraisers in March and April 2019.
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