Corps de Ballet, Ballet
Front Desk Attendant, School ofBallet
Greenville, South Carolina
Promoted to Corps de Ballet in 2023
Logan Acker was born in Greenville, South Carolina, where she began her dance training for 14 years under the direction of Vlada Kysselova at International Ballet. She performed many lead roles with International Ballet including, Swanilda in Coppelia, Nikiya in excerpts from La Bayadere, and soloist in Markitenka.
In May 2022, she received her Bachelor’s of Arts from the University of South Carolina as a Dance Performance and Choreography major and Sociology minor in the Honors College. While in the UofSC Dance Company, she performed in George Balanchine’s Western Symphony, Serenade, Raymonda Variations, and Brahms-Schoenberg Quartet staged by Stacey Calvert, Mazurka lead in Les Sylphides, soloist in José Limón’s A Choreographic Offering, and soloist in Jerome Robbins’ Antique Epigraphs staged by Jenifer Ringer.
She has also attended summer intensives at the School of American Ballet and on scholarship with Chautauqua Institution, Cincinnati Ballet, and BalletMet. This will be her first year at Ballet San Antonio as an apprentice for the 2022-2023 season.
Get to know Sophia
What is your favorite ballet?
Romeo and Juliet
What is your favorite way to spend a weekend?
Sleeping in and baking
If you could travel anywhere, where would it be?