Stephen White

The Dutch National Ballet 

Stephen White is a dancer from New Orleans who trained in the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts public high school program. He was a semi-finalist in the National Arts Recognition and Talent Search. It was after this that Stephen White joined the Dutch National Ballet in 1984 until 1993. He performed in The Swan Lake or in Romeo and Julia, as well as in modern pieces such as Carolyn Carlson’s Shamrock, Nils Christe’s Prologue and Celebration, Maguy Marin’s Groosland or Jan Linkens’s Social dances.


“Feet First: Male Dancers.” New Orleans Memories: One Writer’s City, by Carolyn Kolb, University Press of Mississippi, 2013, pp. 209–213. JSTOR,





Stephen White with Jan Linkens







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