Mikaela Stewart

Apprentice

Hometown:
San Diego, California

Joined BSA:
2022

Mikaela Stewart was born and raised in San Diego, and started her professional training with Maxim Tchernychev at San Diego School of Ballet under the direction of Robin Morgan. She later continued her training with Maxim Tchernychev at California Professional Ballet Program. During her training years, Mikaela attended several summer intensives on scholarship including American Ballet Theater, Bolshoi NYC, and Ellison Ballet. 

In 2020, Mikaela joined Boston Ballet’s inaugural year of their Post-Graduate Program under direction of Kathleen Mitchell. During her two years in Boston’s Post Graduate Program, Mikaela performed in multiple student choreographic pieces, and excerpts from ballets like Swan Lake and Don Quixote. She also performed the role of Clara and Snow pas de deux for a smaller version of Mikko Nissenen’s Nutcracker Suite, directed by Peter Stark, while on tour with Boston Ballet’s second company. Mikaela was a part of Boston Ballet’s major productions, such as Mikko Nissinens The Nutcracker and Swan Lake. 

This is Mikaela’s first season with Ballet San Antonio.