Joseph Hernandez

Pretty Creatives Award Winner 2019

Joseph Hernandez is a choreographer and performer living in Dresden, Germany. Born in Fort Know, KY in 1988, he graduated from the School of American Ballet in 2007 and was awarded and apprenticeship with the New York City Ballet that same year.  As a dancer he has performed all over the world with companies such as the Royal Ballet of Flanders, Les Ballets de Monte Carlo, and the Semperoper Ballet.  His choreographic work has been presented to critical acclaim by such organisations as Festspielhaus Hellerau, The Semperopr Ballett, Les Ballets de Monte Carlo, Theatre St. Gallen (Switzerland) and Whim W’him Contemporary Dance. His work The Lavender Follies was filmed for television and distributed across Europe and Asia. He was nominated “New Name To Watch“ by Dance Europe magazine for the premiere of his work Ganz Leise Kommt die Nacht/ The Night Falls Quietly which premiered at the Joyce Theatre NYC in 2017. (www.hernandeztheatregroup.com)