Tamara Hanton —

Tamara Hanton
Company Dancer

Tamara began her dance training at the Dianne McLellan Dance Academy at the age of five.

She then trained at the Anne Fraser School of Dance before being accepted into Queensland Ballet’s Professional Year program in 2006. While a PY student Tamara was awarded both the Patricia MacDonald Scholarship and the George Hartnett Funerals Award. 

She became a Trainee Dancer with the Company in 2008 and a full Company member in January 2009.

Repertoire highlights

  • Nils Christe’s Purcell Pieces

  • Violente in Francois Klaus’s The Sleeping Beauty

  • Cygnet in Francois Klaus’s Swan Lake

Did you know?

  • Tamara loves to watch TV, she is a big fan of Dance Moms.
  • Tamara loves to cook, most recently she made a white chocolate pannacotta.