Photo: Marshall Williams, 2013. 

Photo: Marshall Williams, 2013. 

Brook Ogle was born in Birmingham, Alabama, and began her serious training with the Briarwood Ballet.  She also studied with Dame Sonia Arova at the Alabama School of Fine Arts, and trained privately with Pamela Merkel-Sayle.  She graduated with honors from Butler University with a BFA in Dance Performance, dancing soloist and principal roles with Butler Ballet.  Brook has danced professionally with Nashville Ballet, Charleston Ballet Theatre, Hosanna Sacred Arts, and as a guest artist with Ballet Internationale.  She is currently a member of City Ballet of San Diego.  Since joining City Ballet of San Diego in 2008, Brook has danced the roles of Myrtha in Giselle, Tiger Lily in Peter Pan, Rose and Snow Princess in The Nutcracker, and she has been featured in the company's productions of The Seasons, Tchaikovsky Spectacular, Carmen, Carmina Burana, and George Balanchine's Serenade, The Four Temperaments, Agon, Donizetti Variations, Emeralds, Rubies and Walpurgisnacht Ballet.