Corps de Ballet
A native of North Carolina, Jonathan Stiles received the majority of his training under Duncan Noble at the North Carolina School of the Arts, where he earned his Bachelors of Fine Arts degree.
Mr. Stiles joined Pennsylvania Ballet in 1999, after two seasons with the Cincinnati Ballet. His classical repertoire with the Company includes Hilarion in Giselle, Mercutio in Romeo and Juliet, Puck in A Midsummer Night's Dream, Renfield in Dracula, and Little Step-Sister in Cinderella.
He has also danced featured and leading roles in George Balanchine's Slaughter on Tenth Avenue and Ballo della Regina; Jerome Robbins' Fancy Free, The Concert, and Interplay; Paul Taylor's Company B and Arden Court; Twyla Tharp’s In the Upper Room and Nine Sinatra Songs; Matthew Neenan’s Penumbra; Agnes de Mille’s Rodeo; and the world premiere of Benjamin Millepied’s This Part in Darkness.
Since 2008, Mr. Stiles has also been the Producing Director for Shut Up & Dance, the dancers of Pennsylvania Ballet's annual benefit show for MANNA. His wife is former Principal Dancer Martha Chamberlain.