Nineh Irving was born in South Africa and moved to the United States at the age of three in 2001. In 2007, she started her ballet training at the Ballet Palm Beach Academy in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. In 2015, she joined the main company of Ballet Palm Beach as a trainee and continued in this position until 2017. During this time, she trained at American Ballet Theatre’s 2016 Summer Intensive. In 2017, she attended Texas Ballet Theater’s Summer Intensive, during which she was offered a Professional Division position with Texas Ballet Theater School. In this position, she performed in numerous Professional Division productions as well as in Texas Ballet Theater’s Beauty and the Beast and Ben Stevenson’s The Nutcracker. In the winter of 2017, Nineh began her first season with Texas Ballet Theater.