Guest Artists

St. Paul Ballet welcomes top talent both local and national.
Francisco Perciado

Francisco Perciado

Cavalier

Francisco Preciado started his training at Los Angeles Ballet Academy under the instruction of Andrea Paris. In high school he was awarded a scholarship to The HARID Conservatory. He graduated in 2008 and was recipient of the Rudolf Nureyev Dance Fellowship. He completed summer intensives at The School of American Ballet, The Juilliard School and San Francisco Ballet School. In 2009 he joined Ballet San Jose where he danced for 7 seasons and performed works by Jorma Elo, Ohad Naharin, Stanton Welch, Dwight Rhoden, Jessica Lang and Roland Petit. He joined Ballet Memphis in 2017 where he performed works by Trey McIntyre, George Balanchine and Reggie Wilson. Francisco most recently performed with Barak Ballet at the Broad Stage in Santa Monica and The Joyce in NYC.