Max Caro

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Originally from Nashville, Tennessee, Max Caro began his dance training at Nashville Ballet. At the age of 15, Mr. Caro was accepted to Kirov Academy in Washington D.C., where he graduated with academic and artistic honors. Since joining Texas Ballet Theater in 2007, Mr. Caro has performed Amour in Don Quixote, the Jester in Cinderella, Pas de Trois in Swan Lake and Pas de Quarte in Sir Kenneth MacMillan’s Gloria.

Where are you from?
Nashville, Tennessee

When did you begin dancing?
6

Why did you join Texas Ballet Theater?
I wanted to work with Ben.

What is your favorite ballet to see?
Giselle

What is your favorite ballet to perform/what is your favorite role you have performed?
Benvolio in Romeo and Juliet

What surprised you the most about being a professional dancer?
That I would end up marrying a dancer.

What is your most memorable vacation?
My honeymoon

What sound do you love?
Sound of birds singing

What other talents do you have besides dancing?
Fly-fishing

If you could have a vacation home, where would it be?
Montana

Use one word to describe the feeling after dancing the last performance of The Nutcracker:
Tired

What is your favorite meal?
Sushi

What’s one thing you believe is necessary to be a great performer?
To be in it