Mira Nadon

2022 Princess Grace Award
Nominated by: New York City Ballet
Chris Hellman Dance Honor


Mira Nadon was born in Boston, Massachusetts, and began her ballet training at the age of six at the Inland Pacific Ballet Academy in Montclair, California. She attended summer courses at the School of American Ballet (SAB), the official school of NYCB, in 2014 and 2015, before entering SAB full-time for the 2015 winter term. In November 2017, Ms. Nadon became an apprentice with NYCB. She joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet in November 2018. Ms. Nadon was promoted to the rank of soloist in January 2022. Ms. Nadon has danced as a guest at the Vail Dance Festival and Nantucket Atheneum DanceFestival and has performed as a member of Ballet Collective. She is also a part-time student at Fordham University.

Photos by Erin Baiano