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Marcus Romeo

Soloist

Marcus Romeo


Marcus Romeo began training at Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet under the direction of Marcia Dale Weary. He completed his last three years of pre-professional training at The School of American Ballet, where he was awarded the Columbus Citizen Foundation Scholarship, the Linda and Arthur Collins Scholarship, and the Rudolf Nureyev Foundation Scholarship. Following his graduation, Romeo joined Boston Ballet II under Mikko Nissinen and was promoted to the corps de ballet in 2014.

During his time with Boston Ballet, Romeo appeared in works such as George Balanchine’s Donizetti VariationsKammermusik No. 2, Theme and VariationsStravinsky Violin ConcertoDiamonds, and Episodes, Jerome Robbins’ The Concert, John Neumeier’s Third Symphony of Gustav Mahler, Ivan Liska’s Le Corsaire, and William Forsythe’s Artifact 2017. Romeo joined Cincinnati Ballet in 2017 and was promoted to Soloist.

Since joining Cincinnati Ballet, Romeo has enjoyed dancing the works of Jiří Kylián, Justin Peck, Helen Pickett, Cathy Marston, Nicolo Fonte, Penny SaundersDavid Morse, Andrea Schermoly, Myles Thatcher, Septime Webre, Ohad Naharin, Annabelle Lopez Ochoa, Devon Carney, Victoria Morgan, Jerome Robbins, and George Balanchine. In 2022, Romeo earned an Associate of Applied Business degree from Eastern Gateway Community College with a finance focus.