Mia Thompson —

Mia Thompson
Company Dancer

Born on Queensland's Gold Coast, Mia trained with the Queensland Dance School of Excellence in Year 11 and 12.

In 2010 she was accepted into Queensland Ballet’s Professional Year program, where she performed with the Company in several productions. In 2011, Mia was accepted into the West Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) to study an Advanced Diploma of Performing Arts (Dance).

In 2012 Mia was awarded first place in the Australian Institute of Classical Dance Competition in Western Australia, and was awarded first place in the Royal Academy of Dance 2012 Linley Wilson Scholarship. 

Mia joined Queensland Ballet as a Company Dancer in January 2013.

Repertoire highlights

  • 2012 International World Dance Alliance Festival, Taiwan

  • George Balanchine’s Serenade

  • François Klaus’s Swan Lake

Did you know?

  • Mia loves cats, she has a cat named Ellie!

  • Mia’s sister Sarah Thompson is also in the Company.