Zoe Simons

Zoe Simons grew up in San Rafael, California, where she started her ballet training 18 years ago, at Marin Ballet under the directorship of Cynthia Lucas. While there Zoe performed in Julia Adam’s Nutcracker as Lead Flower, Snow Queen, and Sugarplum, as well as, in George Balanchine’s, Who Cares, Diamonds, and Valse Fantaisie. In 2018, Zoe joined Miami City Ballet School’s Pre-Professional program, under the directorship of Arantxa Ochoa. In 2019, Zoe accepted a traineeship with BalletMet where she danced for 2 seasons, under the directorship of Maria Torija. While there, Zoe performed with the company in Edwaard Liang’s Tributary, The Nutcracker, and Alice in Wonderland. Zoe is excited for her first season with Minnesota Ballet and can’t wait to see what it brings!