Position: Artistic Director
Affiliation with organization: 2013 – Present
Years active at YAGP: 2018 – Present
Devon Carney danced his first leading roles with New Orleans Ballet. Later, he joined Boston Ballet, where he was promoted to principal in 1986, and served as Ballet Master from 1998 to 2003. Mr. Carney has been a highly sought-after master teacher, working with schools and companies across the US, Asia and Europe. in 2003 Mr. Carney joined Cincinnati Ballet as an Associate Artistic Director, and was appointed Artistic Director of Kansas City Ballet in 2013.