Ali P. Block
Originally from Cleveland, Ohio, Ali trained at the School of Cleveland Ballet, North Carolina School of the Arts and Miami City Ballet, with summers at Canada’s National Ballet School, Chautauqua Institution, Jacob’s Pillow, and BalletX. Ali has danced professionally with Texas Ballet Theater, Eugene Ballet Company, and Terpsicorps Theatre of Dance. She danced as Clara in The Radio City Christmas Spectacular and was invited on the National Tour. Ali performed Balanchine’s Serenade at the Hollywood Bowl Opening Night Gala. She is featured in Steve Childs’ documentary, And We Will Dance. Ali relocated to New York City in August 2014 to pursue a career as a freelance artist. She has worked as a soloist with the Edward Morgan Ballet, as a company member with Eglevsky Ballet, and as a dancer for Pointe Barre NYC and Arch Contemporary Ballet. She is currently pursuing a degree at Columbia University. Ali is excited to be working with Buggé Ballet.