Mr Myers began his training at the age of 7 at Dancensations Dance Center in Alexandria, VA. He continued his training at Lake Ridge Dance Center in Woodbridge, under ballet instruction of Margaret Russell, Julianne Russell, and Joshua Burnham, which lead him to join Manassas Ballet Academy as a student in 2018. As a student, Mr. Myers has performed varying roles in Manassas Ballet Theatre productions, including the roles of Fritz in The Nutcracker in 2018 and 2019 and Harlequin and Chinese in 2020. In 2008, he attended a summer intensive with The Dance Theatre Of Harlem on full scholarship.
This is Jacob’s first season as a company member with MBT.