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37 Dreamy Ballet Boys You'll Want To Dance With

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12. Justin Peck

Justin apprenticed with NYCB before officially joining the corps in 2006. He was promoted to soloist in February 2013 and has choreographed for the company. One of his works, Year of the Rabbit, is set to music by Sufjan Stevens.


16. David Hallberg

David is a principal dancer at ABT and created a huge stir in 2011 when he joined the Bolshoi Ballet in Russia as the first American principal in the company's history.


27. Sascha Radetsky

Sascha played one of two love interests in the dance kid film classic Center Stage. He became a soloist at ABT in 2003, left to become a principal at the Dutch National Ballet in 2008, and returned to his soloist spot at ABT in 2010.

31. Jerome Robbins

Jerome was a ballet and musical theater dancer and choreographer. He's best known for directing and choreographing the stage and film productions of West Side Story. He danced with ABT (then known as Ballet Theatre) and was a resident choreographer at NYCB.

35. George Balanchine

Styled as the father of American ballet, Mr. B is one of the most beloved dancers and choreographers in the last century. He co-founded the New York City Ballet and was its balletmaster for more than 35 years.

36. Benjamin Millepied

Ben was mentored by Jerome Robbins at NYCB where he was promoted to principal in 2002 after seven years in the company. He is the face of an Yves Saint Laurent fragrance, is Natalie Portman's husband, and will be the director of dance at the Paris Opera Ballet in September 2014.

37. Mikhail Baryshnikov

Misha started at the Kirov Ballet in Leningrad, then joined ABT while working with artists at NYCB and the Royal Ballet. He was eventually ABT's artistic director from 1980 to 1989. He's also an actor — he earned an Oscar nom for his role in The Turning Point.


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