Joined KCB in 2018
Gavin Abercrombie was born in Acton, California, and began his ballet training at the age of 8 with the Antelope Valley Ballet. He continued his training at The Pittsburgh Ballet Theater School and the San Francisco Ballet School where and was taught by individuals such as Marjorie Grundvig, Andre Reyes, Patrick Armand, and Parrish Maynard. After joining the Kansas City Ballet in 2018, Mr. Abercrombie has had the opportunity to perform leading roles such as Jonathan Harker in Michael Pink’s Dracula, Cavalier in Devon Carney’s Nutcracker, and leading character in Adam Hougland’s Carmina Burana. Mr. Abercrombie has also had the opportunity to perform in many ballets such as; Twyla Tharp’s In The Upper Room, Devon Carney’s Swan Lake, Helen Pickett’s Petal, Val Caniparoli’s Lady of the Camellias, Annabelle Lopez Ochoa’s Tulips and Lobster, Septime Webre’s The Wizard of Oz, George Balanchine’s Theme and Variations and Diamonds, and Devon Carney’s Romeo & Juliet.