Brooks Landegger

Corps de Ballet

Hometown: New York, NY

Brooks Landegger began his dance training at the School of American Ballet under Jock Soto, Andrei Kramarevsky, Arch Higgins, Phoebe Higgins, and Peter Frame. He has performed in numerous productions at Lincoln Center’s David H. Koch Theater and Metropolitan Opera House. At the age of 12, Brooks joined a touring production of the famed musical Billy Elliot, winning awards for his portrayal of the title character. At 16, he moved to Boston to train with longtime mentor Peter Stark and danced with Boston Ballet II, performing the lead role in George Balanchine’s Allegro Brillante. Brooks is a YoungArts Winner in Dance.

Brooks joined MCB as a corps de ballet dancer in 2022.

 

Roles since joining MCB

George Balanchine
Divertimento No. 15 – Principal
George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker®
Jewels – Diamonds
Serenade
Square Dance

John Cranko
Romeo and Juliet (Romeo)

Amy Hall Garner
Resplendent Fantasy

Jerome Robbins
West Side Story (Tony)

Durante Verzola
Sentimiento

Landegger has originated roles in Amy Hall Garner’s Resplendent Fantasy and Durante Verzola’s Sentimiento.