Nathan Griswold


Photo: Bubba Carr

Photo: Bubba Carr

Originally from the Pacific Northwest of the United States, Nathan Griswold began his dance training in Tacoma, Washington. After this he finished his formal dance training with special recognition at the Ben Stevenson Academy in Houston, Texas. He danced professionally with the Houston Ballet, Alberta Ballet, Atlanta Ballet, Ballett Augsburg and National Theatre Mannheim. His performance repertoire includes works by Itzik Galili, Leo Mujic, Emily Molnar, Christian Spuck, Kevin O’Day, Regina Van Berkel and Alejandro Cerrudo, among many others. Nathan  works as a freelance dancer/choreographer, guests regularly with the Atlanta Ballet, and maintains a working relationship with the  Alliance Theatre for the Very Young as well as other Atlanta arts organizations. As a dance educator, Nathan is a faculty member at the Atlanta Ballet, Callanwolde Fine Arts Center, and offers master classes in both ballet and contemporary movement at a professional level. In 2104 he co founded a 501c3 non-profit physical theater and installation company, “Fly on a Wall”. Nathan acts in local independent films and has appeared on the TBS series, “The Detour”.

Fly on a Wall – Founder/Co-Director

Established January 2014 - present

Dashboard Program Artist

 January 2015-2106

Nationaltheater Mannheim – Kevin O’day

Guest Soloist 2013

Ballett Theater Augsburg – Robert Conn

Solotänzer 2010 - 2013

Atlanta Ballet – John McFall and Gennadi Nedvigin

Company Dancer 2005 – 2010

Distinguished Guest Artist 2014 - Present

Alberta Ballet – Jean Grand-Maitre

Company Dancer 2003 – 2005

Houston Ballet – Ben Stevenson

Academy Graduate and Company Apprentice 2000-2003

Georgia State University

Business Associate's Degree

projected graduation class of 2021