Adrienne Carter


Hometown: Kennesaw, Georgia

Adrienne Carter was born and raised in Kennesaw, GA, where she began her dance training at Impact Dance of Atlanta. During her training, Carter attended summer programs at Pacific Northwest Ballet, School of American Ballet and Miami City Ballet School. She moved to Miami in 2008 to train full-time at MCB School and was invited to perform multiple programs with the company as a student. She joined Miami City Ballet as a company apprentice in 2010 and in January 2011 was promoted to the corps de ballet. Carter has danced much of the company’s Balanchine and contemporary repertory, and has had the opportunity to work with world-renowned choreographers such as Justin Peck, Alexei Ratmansky and Liam Scarlett. She is also a frequent guest teacher with Impact Dance of Atlanta.

Carter was promoted to the rank of soloist in 2022.

Roles since joining MCB

Richard Alston

Sir Frederick Ashton
Les Patineurs

George Balanchine
Allegro Brillante
Ballet Imperial
Concerto Barocco
Divertimento No. 15
The Four Temperaments
George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker™
Jewels (Rubies)
La Valse
Prodigal Son
Raymonda Variations
Scotch Symphony
Slaughter on Tenth Avenue
Swan Lake

Symphony in Three Movements
Stravinsky Violin Concerto
Theme and Variations
Walpurgisnacht Ballet
Who Cares?
Western Symphony

Brian Brooks
One Line Drawn

John Cranko
Romeo and Juliet

William Forsythe
Herman Schmerman Duet

Justin Peck

Alexei Ratmansky
Swan Lake
Symphonic Dances

Claudia Schreier
The Source

Jerome Robbins
The Concert
West Side Story Suite
Glass Pieces
The Cage

Liam Scarlett

Alexei Ratmansky
Concerto DSCH

Twyla Tharp
Baker’s Dozen
In The Upper Room

Sweet Fields

Classical Repertoire
Don Quixote, Marius Petipa and Alexander Gorsky