Libby West is from San Antonio, Texas. She received her early training from Susan Connally, Esther Mayer, and continued at Ballet San Antonio Academy. She attended summer programs at American Ballet Theatre and Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet. After graduating from Baylor University with a Bachelor of Science in Education, Libby was a trainee with American Repertory Ballet. While at ARB, she trained with Mary Barton, Kathleen Moore, and Maria Youskevitch and performed with the company and with Princeton Ballet School. In 2015, Libby joined the Montgomery Ballet under the direction of Joseph Villalobos. With the company, she performed as Snow Queen and Arabian in the Nutcracker, the Every Valley Pas de Deux in Villalobos’ Messiah, Titania in a Midsummer Nights Dream, Fairy of the Crystal Fountain in Sleeping Beauty, and Don Quixote Pas de Deux. Libby is excited to join Ballet Dallas this season!