ballet / improvisation
Bio: My’Kal Stromile’s extensive training includes instruction from Kim Abel in Dallas/New York, Ceyhun Ozsoy in Dallas, and Anna-Marie Holmes in Boston. He attended The Juilliard School from 2014–2018.
Stromile has danced with Bruce Wood Dance, Dallas Black Dance Theatre II, Disney Productions, and Repertory Dance Company I. His repertoire includes William Forsythe’s Playlist (EP), Aszure Barton’s Return to Patience, Crystal Pite’s Grace Engine, Dwight Rhoden’s Rise, Jerome Robbins’ MOVES, and George Balanchine’s Coppelia.
In 2014, Stromile was named a U.S. Presidential Scholar in the Arts. That same year, at the invitation of TITAS Presents and choreographer Bruce Wood, Stromile participated in the 2014 Command Performance Ballet Gala, where principal dancers from all over the world performed new and existing repertoire. During his time at Juilliard, he received Choreographic Honors three years in a row and was awarded the school’s Hector Zaraspe Prize in Choreography in 2018. Stromile is a 2019 Princess Grace Award Nominee.
Stromile joined Boston Ballet II in 2018. He joined Boston Ballet as an artist in 2019.
Fun Fact: I am 6'3 now, but I was really short until I was 17!