Ari Thompson —

Ari Thompson
Company Artist


Brisbane, Australia

Age started dancing



Shayne McCormack Ballet Centre, The Australian Ballet School, Queensland Ballet Junior Extension Program, Queensland Ballet Pre-Professional Program

Queensland Ballet 

Jette Parker Young Artist 2015, Company Artist 2017

Favourite roles

Pirate in Trey McIntyre's Peter Pan, Witch in Peter Schaufass's La Sylphide

Repertoire includes

  • Spanish in Ben Stevenson's The Nutcracker
  • David Nixon's Beauty and the Beast
  • Sir Kenneth MacMillans Romeo & Juliet
  • Pirate in Trey McIntyre's Peter Pan
  • Greg Horsman's Coppelia

Roles would love to dance

Romeo in Romeo & Juliet