Throughout history, there have been many American women ballet dancers who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great American female ballet dancers such as Misty Copeland, Martha Graham, Twyla Tharp, Agnes de Mille, Isabella Boylston.
Phyllis SmithPhyllis Smith
10 July 1951, American
Valerie HarperValerie Harper
22 August 1939, American

Misty CopelandMisty Copeland
10 September 1982, American
Ballet Dancer

Gwen VerdonGwen Verdon
13 January 1925, American

Katherine LaNasaKatherine LaNasa
01 December 1966, American

Charisma CarpenterCharisma Carpenter
23 July 1970, American
Julia Goldani TellesJulia Goldani Telles
18 March 1995, American

Martha GrahamMartha Graham
11 May 1894, American
Modern dancer and choreographer

Twyla TharpTwyla Tharp
01 July 1941, American
Dancer and Choreographer

Rochelle AytesRochelle Aytes
17 May 1976, American
Autumn MillerAutumn Miller
02 August 2001, American
Dancer, Actor, Model, YouTuber

Agnes de MilleAgnes de Mille
18 September 1905, American
American dancer and choreographer
Melanie HamrickMelanie Hamrick
1987 AD, American
Ballet Dancer

Elle DanjeanElle Danjean
04 May 2001, American
Ballet Dancer

Gianna NewborgGianna Newborg
20 November 1999, American
Amanda SchullAmanda Schull
26 August 1978, American

Victoria RowellVictoria Rowell
10 May 1959, American
Kelly BishopKelly Bishop
28 February 1944, American

Majandra DelfinoMajandra Delfino
20 February 1981, American, Venezuelan

Isabella BoylstonIsabella Boylston
13 October 1986, American
Ballet dancer
Andrea ParkerAndrea Parker
08 March 1970, American

Robin AntinRobin Antin
06 July 1961, American
Ballet dancer, Choreographer, Television
Maria TallchiefMaria Tallchief
24 January 1925, American
Ballet dancer

Michaela DePrinceMichaela DePrince
06 January 1995, American
Ballet dancer

Valorie Kondos FieldValorie Kondos Field
20 August 1959, American
Gymnastics coach

Natalia MakarovaNatalia Makarova
21 November 1940, American
Ballet dancer, Choreographer, Ballet master, Actor
Suzanne FarrellSuzanne Farrell
16 August 1945, American
Ballet dancer
Wendy WhelanWendy Whelan
07 May 1967, American
Ballet dancer

Vera ZorinaVera Zorina
02 January 1917, German, Norwegian, American

Leslie BrowneLeslie Browne
29 June 1957, American
Actor, Ballet dancer