Trygve Cumpston. Photo by Karolina Kuras.
Born: Des Moines, Iowa
Trained: School of Classical Ballet and Dance in Des Moines, Iowa, Orlando Ballet School and San Francisco Ballet School
Corps de Ballet since: 2013
Five Things to Know
- Trygve was named after his great-grandfather.
- 2He has a black belt in Taekwondo.
- 3At the age of 15, Trygve moved to San Francisco from Florida to train at San Francisco Ballet School.
- 4Trygve has appeared in roles such as Benno in Swan Lake, L’Allumeur in Le Petit Prince and Icicle in The Nutcracker.
- 5He has enjoyed working with choreographers such as William Forsythe, Christopher Wheeldon, John Neumeier, James Kudelka, Guillaume Côté and Robert Binet.
- 3Swan Lake
- 4Angels' Atlas
- 5Within the Golden Hour (Christopher Wheeldon)