Ballet San Antonio
Instructor, School of Ballet San Antonio
Promoted to Soloist in 2023
Elaine Blank began her training in her hometown at Pennsylvania Regional Ballet. In 2013, she began training at The Kirov Academy of Ballet of Washington D.C where she studied under master teachers and performed classical and contemporary repertoire before graduating in 2016.
After graduating from The Kirov Academy of Ballet of Washington D.C, she has been a member of the Corps de Ballet with Columbia Classical Ballet and The Universal Ballet of South Korea where she performed numerous roles such as Corps de Ballet and Princesses in Swan Lake, Tenderness Fairy in Sleeping Beauty, Corps de Ballet in Kenneth MacMillan’s Romeo and Juliet, Russian Pas de trois and many other roles in The Nutcracker.
Blank has also attended summer programs on scholarship with San Francisco Ballet, Sarasota Ballet, Danish Ballet Masters, and Jacob’s Pillow Ballet Program.
Get to know Elaine
What are your favorite ballets?
Giselle (Jean Coralli, Jules Perrot) and Appartement (Mats Ek)
What is your favorite type of exercise?
Hiking, I love to be out in nature.
What do you like to do when not working?
I love to cook and host dinners for my friends.