Madison Young

First Soloist

Madison Young was born in Utah, USA. She received her education at Ballet West Academy and Houston Ballet Academy in Texas. After attending the Prix De Lausanne in 2016, upon receiving the Beau Riviage Palace 2nd place Award, she accepted an apprenticeship for Houston Ballet in the season 2016/17, where she was promoted to group dancer in 2017. For the season 2017/18 she joined the Wiener Staatsballet as  a Corps de Ballet dancer under direction of Manuel Legris. In 2018 she was promoted to Soloist and in 2019 to First Soloist. With the beginning of the season 2020/21 she is joining the Bayerisches Staatsballet as a First Soloist. 

(Status: November 2020)


  • Beau Riviage Palace 2nd place Award 2016

Debuts with the Bayerisches Staatsballett

Charlotte in Swan Lake (Ray Barra)
Myrtha in Giselle (J. Coralli/J. Perrot/M. Petipa)
Giselle in Giselle (J. Coralli/J. Perrot/M. Petipa)
​​​​​​​Dancer in With a Chance of Rain (L. Scarlett)