Troy Santulli was born and raised in Boston, Massachusetts. He began dancing at the age of 4 at Boston Ballet School. Mr. Santulli was trained there for the past 15 years and completed the Trainee program before joining Kansas City Ballet II. He has had the privilege of being taught by world-renowned facility directed by Mr. Peter Stark and Ms. Margaret Tracey. Mr. Santulli has performed in 11 seasons of Mikko Nissinen’s The Nutcracker including the lead boy role of Fritz for three years. Mr. Santulli also performed in other Boston Ballet productions including Mikko Nissinen’s Swan Lake and Giselle. He has taken part in Boston Ballet School’s end of year performances of Next Generation for six years where he has been cast to dance in original choreography such as Igor Burlak’s Double Concerto and Jaime Sierra’s Legion. Mr. Santulli has received numerous summer intensive scholarships. He has attended Pacific Northwest Ballet, San Francisco Ballet, Boston Ballet, and The School of American Ballet for their summer programs. Mr. Santulli is very excited to be joining KCB II in his first season at Kansas City Ballet.