Sven Toorvald

Sven Toorvald close upSven Toorvald is an alumnus of Westside Ballet who has danced with Houston Ballet and Hubbard Street Dance Company. He regularly performs in Westside Ballet’s production of The Nutcracker.

Sven is also an alumnus of AFI, the American Film Institute. His highly-regarded documentary, The Ballerina Interviews, premiered on PBS in November 2003. Visit Sven’s website at

Sven teaches primarily the adult level as well as the Introductory Pas de Deux class for the Children’s Upper Division.

Snow Pas de deux

Sven Toorvald with Martine Harley in Westside Ballet’s Nutcracker 1980

Sven Toorvald

Sven with HSDC

Sven Toorvald rehearsing with Hubbard Street Dance Company

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