Shaun Curtis —

Shaun Curtis
Young Artist

Birthplace

Sunnybank, Queensland

Age started dancing

Five

Training

  • Logan Dance Academy 2003 – 2010
  • Promenade Dance Studio 2010 – 2013
  • QB Junior Program 2010 – 2012
  • Queensland Dance School of Excellence 2013 – 2014
  • QB Senior Program 2015
  • QB Pre-Professional Program 2016 – 2017


Queensland Ballet 

Accepted into the Jette Parker Young Artist Program August 2017

Favourite roles

  • The Prince's Grand Pas de deux in The Nutcracker
  • Tap dancer/band in Strictly Gershwin by Derek Deane

Repertoire includes

  • Ben Stevenson’s Swan Lake with Queensland Ballet
  • The Nutcracker Grand pas de deux with the Conservatorium Symphony Orchestra and Queensland Ballet
  • Ben Stevenson’s The Nutcracker with Queensland Ballet
  • Derek Deane’s Strictly Gershwin with Queensland Ballet
  • Transition Sequence, Urban Myths, Refraction, Before choreographed by Gareth Belling


Roles would love to dance

  • Romeo, Romeo and Juliet
  • Prince Siegfried, Swan Lake
  • Albrecht, Giselle


Awards and achievements

Most outstanding dancer 2015 (Queensland Dance School of Excellence)