Ariel Rose of New York City began his training at Ballet Academy East. He went to school at the Fiorello LaGuardia Highschool of Art and Performing Arts and also trained at the JKO American Ballet Theatre School. He was a Young Art’s merit winner in 2007.
Ariel then went on to complete his training at the Boston Ballet School on full scholarship. He has danced previously with the Boston Ballet, the Richmond Ballet and the Ballet Municipal de Lima in Peru.
Ariel is currently a soloist at the Miami City Ballet. He has choreographed over twenty new dance works for Ballet Academy East, Boston Ballet School, Cia de Ballet do Rio de Janeiro Brazil, Medanza in Medellıń , Colombia, Miami City Ballet School and Miami City Ballet as well as for artistic endeavors using dancers from the Miami City Ballet including a collaboration with the New World Symphony. Ariel was also the recipient of a choreographic fellowship at Jennifer Homan’s Center for Ballet and the Arts at NYU, in New York City. In 2017, his Ballet “Hesperion” won the silver medal at the Valentina Kozlova International Ballet competition in New York City.
In 2018 Ariel was brought in by Dimensions Dance Theater of Miami for their inaugural season at the South Miami Dade Cultural Arts Center, which then toured to the Joyce Theater in New York City, and to Jacobs Pillow in Becket, Massachusetts. He continues to create new works for them including an upcoming work collaborating with Latin Grammy winning and Miami native composer Jorge Mejia.
He was also commissioned in 2020 to create a new work by the Inter- American Choreographic Institute in response to and in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic performed live at the Broward Center for Performing Arts.
Ariel graduated from Umass Lowell with a bachelors in arts in 2016. and currently serves on the board of Dances Patrelle: A not-for probit chamber ballet company in NYC which has recently commissioned a new work from him for 2021 as well.