Kelsie Nobriga
Photo by Joni Kabana

Kelsie Nobriga | Soloist

Joined OBT in 2014

Kelsie Nobriga is from Orange County, California, where she began dancing by age five. By 2010, she was a Professional Division student at Pacific Northwest Ballet; by 2011, an OBT apprentice; by 2014, company artist; and by 2018, soloist. She also danced with Colorado Ballet for one season. Her most beloved roles are Dew Drop and Sugar Plum Fairy in George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker®. As for peak performances, she notes William Forsythe’s In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated; George Balanchine’s Serenade; and Nacho Duato’s Jardí Tancat.