Corps de Ballet
Andrew Daly began his training at The Nutmeg Conservatory for the Performing Arts in Torrington, CT in 1996. From 2005 to 2007, he trained at the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School at American Ballet Theatre under the direction of Franco DeVita, following summer intensives with Kaatsbaan, San Francisco Ballet, and The School of American Ballet on scholarship. He has performed with the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School at American Ballet Theatre in The Sleeping Beauty and in American Ballet Theatre's production of Cinderella, The Sleeping Beauty and Manon.
At 18, Mr. Daly joined the Pennsylvania Ballet as an Apprentice in October 2007 and was promoted to the Corps de Ballet in 2009. During his career at Pennsylvania Ballet, Mr. Daly has performed in numerous ballets including Coppelia, La Sylphide, Ben Stevenson’s Dracula, George Balanchine’s Theme and Variations, Matthew Neenan’s Carmina Burana, Jerome Robbins’s The Concert, Christopher Wheeldon’s Swan Lake, Agnes de Mille's Rodeo, and John Cranko’s Romeo and Juliet. His featured roles include Ben Stevenson’s Cinderella (Dumpy Stepsister), Matthew Neenan's Penumbra and Keep, George Balanchine's The Nutcracker™ (Candy Cane and Tea), Agon (Second Pas de Trois), Slaughter on Tenth Avenue (The Hoofer and Morrosine), Peter Martin’s Fearful Symmetries (Three Men), as well as Sir Frederick Ashton's La Fille mal gardée (Alain). He danced in the world premiers of Jupiter Symphony by Peter Quanz, Benjamin Millipied’s This Part in Darkness, and the company premieres of Mauro Bigonzetti’s Kazmir's Colours, Christopher Wheeldon’s Carnival of the Animals, Roland Petit’s Carmen (The Chief Bandit) and William Forsythe's The Vertiginous Thrill of Exactitude. He was also one of the dancers who performed in the Academy Award-winning film Black Swan.