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List Rules People on this list must have gone to School of American Ballet and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from School of American Ballet, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from School of American Ballet include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished School of American Ballet alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended School of American Ballet are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from School of American Ballet.

Items here include everything from Sarah Jessica Parker to Ashlee Simpson-Wentz.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to School of American Ballet?” and “Which celebrities are School of American Ballet alumni?”
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Sarah Jessica Parker is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Businessperson, Television producer, Film Producer
Sarah Jessica Parker is known for her leading role as Carrie Bradshaw on the HBO television series Sex and the City. She was also an executive producer on the show, and won two Emmy Awards, for ...more
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Ashlee Simpson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Songwriter, Singer-songwriter, Actor
Ashley Nicolle Simpson Ross known by the stage name Ashlee Simpson, is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. The younger sister of Jessica Simpson, she rose to prominence as a participant ...more
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Megan Mullally is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Actor, Voice acting, Singer
Megan Mullally is an American actress and singer. After working in theatre in Chicago, Mullally moved to Los Angeles in 1985 and began to appear in supporting roles in film and television ...more
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Sean Young is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Actor
Sean Young is an American actress. She is best known for her performances in films from the 1980s such as Blade Runner, Dune, No Way Out, Wall Street and Cousins.
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Macaulay Culkin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Child Actor, Actor, Voice acting
Macaulay Carson Culkin is an American actor. He became famous as a child actor for his role as Kevin McCallister in the family comedy Home Alone and its sequel Home Alone 2: Lost in New York. He ...more
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Peyton List is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Model, Actor
Peyton List is an American actress and model, best known for her roles as Lucy Montgomery on CBS daytime soap opera As the World Turns, as Jane Sterling on the AMC drama series Mad Men, as ...more
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Phoebe Cates is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Entrepreneur, Model, Actor
Phoebe Cates Kline, better known as Phoebe Cates, is an American film actress, model, and entrepreneur. She is known for her roles in several 1980s films, most notably Fast Times at Ridgemont ...more
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Vera Wang is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Fashion designer, Designer
Vera Ellen Wang is an American fashion designer based in New York City and former figure skater. She is known for her wide range of haute couture bridesmaid gowns and wedding gown collections, ...more
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Christy Carlson Romano is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Songwriter, Musician, Author
Christy Carlson Romano is an American actress and singer. She is known for her role in the sitcom Even Stevens and as the voice of the title character in the animated series Kim Possible. She ...more
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Arthur Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Ballet Dancer, Film Producer, Choreographer
Arthur Mitchell is an African-American dancer and choreographer who created a training school and the first African-American classical ballet company, Dance Theatre of Harlem. Among other ...more
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Vanessa Carlton is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Record producer, Musician, Singer-songwriter
Vanessa Lee Carlton is an American singer-songwriter. Upon completion of her education at the School of American Ballet, Carlton chose to pursue singing instead, performing in New York City bars ...more
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Suzanne Farrell is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Ballet Dancer, Dance Teacher
Suzanne Farrell is an eminent 20th-century ballerina and the founder of the Suzanne Farrell Ballet at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.
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Benjamin Millepied is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Ballet Dancer, Film Producer, Choreographer
Benjamin Millepied is a French dancer and choreographer, perhaps most widely known for his work in the movie Black Swan in which he starred and choreographed. He became the Director of Dance at ...more
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Leslie Browne is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Ballet Dancer, Actor, Dancer
Leslie Browne is an American prima ballerina and actress. She was a principal dancer with the American Ballet Theatre in New York City from 1986 until 1993. She was also nominated for the ...more
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Alicia Alonso is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Ballet Dancer
Alicia Alonso is a Cuban prima ballerina assoluta and choreographer. Her company became the Ballet Nacional de Cuba in 1955. She is most famous for her portrayals of Giselle and the ballet ...more
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Lawrence Leritz is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Choreographer, Actor, Singer
Lawrence Leritz is an American dancer, singer, actor, producer, director, fitness expert and choreographer.
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Lesley Ann Warren is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Actor, Singer
Lesley Ann Warren is an American actress and singer. She has been nominated once for an Academy Award and Emmy Award and five times for Golden Globe Award, winning one. She is known for her ...more
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Michael Kidd is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Performer, Theatre Director, Choreographer
Michael Kidd was an American film and stage choreographer, dancer and actor, whose career spanned five decades, and staged some of the leading Broadway and film musicals of the 1940s and 1950s. ...more
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Alexandra Ansanelli is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Ballet Dancer
Alexandra Noel Ansanelli is an American ballet dancer. She was born in Manhassett, Long Island. Her mother, Linda Ansanelli, is the daughter of the late Jack and Esther Young. Jack Young, stage ...more
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Benjamin Harkarvy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Choreographer
Benjamin Harkarvy was an American dance teacher, choreographer, and artistic director. He earned an international reputation for his eclectic approach to dance education, as well as through his ...more
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Madeleine Martin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Actor, Voice acting
Madeleine Elizabeth Martin is an American actress who played the character Rebecca "Becca" Moody on Showtime comedy-drama Californication. Martin grew up in New York City, United ...more
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Paloma Herrera is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Ballet Dancer
Paloma Herrera is a principal ballet dancer with the American Ballet Theatre. Herrera was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and began studying ballet there at the age of seven with teacher Olga ...more
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Gerald Arpino is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Ballet Dancer
Gerald Arpino was an American dancer and choreographer. He was co-founder of the The Joffrey Ballet and succeeded Robert Joffrey as its artistic director in 1988.
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Tanaquil LeClercq is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Tanaquil LeClercq Ballet Dancer
Tanaquil Le Clercq was a principal dancer with the New York City Ballet. Her dancing career ended abruptly when she was stricken with polio in Copenhagen during the company's European tour in ...more
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Ethan Stiefel is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous School Of American Ballet Alumni
Ballet Dancer, Actor
Ethan Stiefel is an American dancer. He was a principal dancer with American Ballet Theatre from 1997 till July 2012. He was the artistic director of the Royal New Zealand Ballet from 2011 to ...more