Company Members


Diego Garcia Castillo, CLEVELAND BALLET COMPANY ARTIST

Diego Garcia Castillo

CLEVELAND BALLET COMPANY ARTIST

Diego Garcia Castillo is from Colombia. His ballet training started at the national school in Colombia called INCOLBALLET when he was 8 years old. Then he got his first company contract at 17 years old in the National Company of Ballet in Colombia for two years where he was able to perform ballets such as Sinfonia Vivante, El Bolero de Rabel, The Nutcracker, Los Pasos Perdidos, and Don Quixote all choreographed by Gonzalo Galguera. After that, he spent two years in the second company at Milwaukee Ballet where he also performed ballets such as Diana & Acteon Pas De Deux, Paquita Pas de Trois, Serenade by George Balanchine, Michaels Pink’s Dracula, Swan Lake, and others. In 2019 he was offered a company contract with Cleveland Ballet where he has been given the opportunity to perform Carmen, The Nutcracker, Sinatra, The Magic Flute, Provocativo, and others all by Artistic Director Gladisa Guadalupe. Castillo is happy to return and looking forward to learning new ballets and having new experiences.