Position: Ballet de Opera National du Rhin, Choreographer, former dancer
Years active at YAGP: 2017 – Present
Jade Hale-Christofi has studied dance The Royal Ballet School, where his awards have included a Silver Medal in the Genee RAD International Ballet Competition and the Dame Ruth Railton Award for Achievement. He has performed with Ballet de Opera National du Rhin and Ballet Black, and has appeared as a Guest Artist with NBA Ballet Japan and Ballet Ireland. Mr. Hale-Christofi gained wide popularity as a choreographer after collaborating with dancer Sergei Polunin and director David LaChappelle on a video piece set to Hozier’s “Take Me to Church.” This became one of the most viewed dance projects online, with over 22 million views on YouTube. Mr. Hale-Christofi currently continues to teach and choreograph in the United States and internationally.