Erickson Julia


Classical Ballet / Principal

Julia Erickson

Julia Erickson, originally from Seattle, received her training on a scholarship with Pacific Northwest Ballet School and San Francisco Ballet School. She has toured to Europe and Asia with PNB and danced with the Fort Worth Dallas ballet for two seasons prior to joining PBT in 2001. She was promoted to soloist in 2004 and principal in 2009. She has danced principal roles in Balanchine’s Themes and Variations, Who Cares? and Serenade, the Sugar Plum Fairy in The Nutcracker, Odette/Odile in Swan Lake, Diana in Diana & Acteon, and the Sylph in La Sylphide. Her other roles include Lady Capulet in Jean-Christophe Maillot’s Roméo et Juliette, Myrtha in Giselle, Lilac Fairy in The Sleeping Beauty, and featured roles in Balanchine’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Four Temperaments and Divertamento Number 15. She has also danced featured roles in Paul Taylor’s Company B and Twyla Tharp’s In the Upper Room.

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