Wyatt Pendleton, born and raised in Tucson, Arizona, started dancing musical theater at Kids Unlimited at the age of 11. He discovered his love of ballet at 16 and went to Ballet Arts Tucson to formalize his ballet training. He graduated from the University of Utah with a B.F.A in Ballet and had the opportunity there to perform principal roles in productions like “Coppélia”, “Cinderella”, and George Balanchine’s “Walspurgisnacht”. After graduation he spent two years in the Nancy Einhorn Milwaukee Ballet II program and performed in many different works and full ballets by the likes of Michael Pink, Timothy O’Donnell, Kristohpher Estes-Brown, Thom Dancy and others. This is his first season as an apprentice with Rochester City Ballet.