Jaime Hickey joined the Joffrey Ballet in 2009. Born in Bayonne, New Jersey, Ms. Hickey began her dance training at Ms. Huguette’s Dance Studio in addition to being a competitive Irish Step Dancer with the DeNogla School of Irish Step Dancing. She continued her training with the New Jersey School of Ballet and one year later attended Walnut Hill School. In 2006, Ms. Hickey was accepted into the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School at American Ballet Theatre. After returning to New York, she also continued her private training with Fabrice Herrault. Jaime attended summer intensives with The Kirov Academy, The Rock School, Studio Maestro, Kaatsbaan, and San Francisco Ballet.
In 2007, Ms.Hickey was named a National Training Scholar after attending the ABT summer intensive and also joined ABT II under the direction of Wes Chapman. Her repertoire while with ABT II included White Swan Pas de deux, Jerome Robbin’s Interplay, George Balanchine’s Allegro Brilliant, Raymonda, and Anthony Tudor’s Continuo.
Since joining The Joffrey, Ms. Hickey has performed roles in Cinderella (Summer Fairy), George Balanchine’s Stravinsky Violin Concerto (Aria II), Jerome Robbin’s The Concert, Tomm Ruud’s Mobile, The Nutcracker, and Lar Lubovitch’s Othello.
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