Kelsey Ivana Hellebuyck
Corps de Ballet
Kelsey Hellebuyck received her ballet training at the San Francisco Ballet School, where she spent 11 years (five on a full merit scholarship). At age 16, she joined Boston Ballet as a member of the Corps de Ballet. With Boston Ballet, she performed numerous ballets by George Balanchine, Marius Petipa, Jorma Elo, and Mikko Nissinen, among others. Some of her featured roles included Arabian in The Nutcracker, Peasant Pas de Deux in Giselle, and Little Red Riding Hood in The Sleeping Beauty.
Ms. Hellebuyck has appeared as a model in publications such as Improper Bostonian and The Boston Globe, as well as in the Ballerina Project and other advertising campaigns. In 2010, The Boston Globe named her one of the 25 Most Stylish Bostonians. She joined Pennsylvania Ballet as a member of the Corps de Ballet for the 2012-2013 Season and has performed several works with the Company, including William Forsythe’s Artifact Suite and The Second Detail, Jiří Kylián’s Forgotten Land (Beige Couple), George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker™ (Coffee), Serenade, Stravinsky Violin Concerto, The Four Temperaments, and Emeralds and Diamonds from Jewels, Alexei Ratmansky's Jeu de Cartes, Christopher Wheeldon's Swan Lake, and Jerome Robbins' Fancy Free.