ABIGAIL SIMON

After training at the School of American Ballet & many years as a professional with companies such as American Ballet Theatre, The Joffrey Ballet, and Broadway's An American in Paris, Abigail can show you what it takes to be a professional dancer. She knows how to help you take your skills and passion to the next level.

Abigail has been a master teacher for The Joffrey Ballet, Alvin Ailey, Vienna State Opera, Cirque du Soleil, Chautauqua School of Dance, The Dallas Conservatory, American Academy of Dance, Royal Acadamy of Fine Arts, Ballet Chicago, Ruth Page, Broadway Dance Center, State Street Ballet, Intrigue Performing Arts Center, amongst others.

HER ROLES INCLUDE:

Principal in Adolphe Adam's Le Corsaire, the principal in Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet, the Sugar Plum Fairy in the Nutcracker, Louise in Carousel,  the principal in Ballanchine’s Baiser de la Fee and Divertimento 15, Demi Soloist in Symphony in C, the French Girl in Mark Diamond’s American in Paris, Sir Frederick Ashton’s Monotones I, the Pas de deux from Bourneville’s Flower Festival, Principal in Raymonda, and the Diamond pas de deux in Sleeping Beauty.  With the Joffrey Ballet, Abigail has performed roles in Arpino’s Kettentanz, Mobiles, Lilac Garden, Green Table, Ashton’s Cinderella, and Twyla Tharp’s Water Baby Bagatelle. ​She has danced new choreography by Wayne McGregor, Christopher Wheeldon, Yuri Possokhov, Sean Curran, Stephen Mills, Jessica Lang, Benjamin Millepied and Brian Reeder. ​ Abigail also appeared on Broadway as a guest soloist in The Phantom of the Opera.  In August 2017, Abigail performed Christopher Wheeldon's After the Rain pas with Matthew Golding as a principal guest artist at the Gala Internacional de Ballet in Santiago, Chile.

 

HER SKILLS INCLUDE:

​Abigail has years of experience dancing professionally, modeling, acting and teaching dance. She is also experienced in fitness skills such as yoga, pilates and gyrotonics. Contact Abigail now to learn more.

MANAGER:

RAY THOMPSON

773-569-0279

500rockin@gmail.com

ALLISON WALSH

Broadway's "An American In Paris" and "Anastasia"

ANA SOFIA SCHELLER

New York City Ballet, San Francisco Ballet, National Ballet of Ukraine

CAITLIN MEIGHAN

Joffrey Ballet, "An American In Paris" Broadway Tour

KARLI DINARDRO

"Hamilton" Broadway National Tour, Broadway's "Moulin Rouge"

LUCAS SEGOVIA

Joffrey Ballet, "An American In Paris" Broadway Tour

MARLENE VILLAFANE

The Simon Studio

MATTHEW GOLDING

Royal Ballet of London, Munich Ballet

REBECCA FERRARO & MICHAEL BREEDEN

Conversations on Dance

ROGER HENDRICKS SIMON

The Simon Studio

SARA LANE

American Ballet Theater

VIOLETTA KOMYSHAN

Ballet Next

WESTON KRUKOW

Broadway's "An American in Paris

MANAGEMENT

Simon and Thompson Entertainment coaches Ballet dancers, Broadway performers, manages world class dancers, and produces for the stage and screen.

Led by Abigail Simon, whose experience includes a combined decade with American Ballet Theatre and Joffrey Ballet, and co-founder Ray Thompson partnered together to form Simon and Thompson Entertainment, managing world-class dancers, actors, podcasts, Broadway Master Classes, and choreographers.  Current clients include dancers from American Ballet Theatre, San Francisco Ballet, New York City Ballet, Conversations On Dance, the An American in Paris and Hamilton Broadway Tours, and more.