Georgia Swan

Georgia Swan

Soloist

Georgia Swan

Introducing Georgia

Georgia was born in Ballarat, Victoria and started her ballet training at 8 years old. She began at the Carol Oliver School of Ballet and then went on to complete year 11 and 12 at the Victorian College of the Arts Secondary School. After graduating Georgia moved to Brisbane and was accepted into Queensland Ballets Pre-Professional Program. In 2015 she was promoted to Jette Parker Young Artist, a year Later Company Artist and in 2018 was promoted to Soloist.  

 

Repertoire Highlights  

  • "Odette/Odile" In Ben Stevenson’s Swan Lake.  
  • "Marquise Mertuile" in Liam Scarlett’s Dangerous Liaisons. 
  • "Edith (Gamzatti)" in Greg Horsman’s La Bayadere.  
  • "Sugar Plum Fairy" & "Snow Queen" in The Nutcracker.  
  • "Principal" in Greg Horsmans Verdi Variations 
  • "Snow Queen" and "Lead Flower" in Ben Stevenson's The Nutcracker 
  • Soloist in Rhapsody in Blue in Derek Deane's Strictly Gershwin 
  • George Balanchine's Serenade 
  • Sir Kenneth MacMillan's Romeo & Juliet  


Professional Accolades  

  • Candidate for the 2014 Prix de Lausanne  
  • Finalist Cecchetti International Ballet Competition (Manchester, UK) in 2011  
  • Cecchetti Gold Medal in Victoria (Australia) in 2012  
  • Valrene Tweedie Ballet Scholarship winner for Australia in 2013 


Did you know… 

 Georgia’s dance training didn’t start with ballet. She initially trained in tap and jazz, before the director of her dance school approached her and suggested she try the classical style.  

“Always work your hardest and give every opportunity your absolute best!”  

#Related

Lina Kim

Lina Kim

Soloist

Laura Tosar

Laura Tosar

Soloist

We acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land on which we work and perform. Long before we performed on this land, it played host to the dance expression of our First Peoples. We pay our respects to their Elders — past, present and emerging — and acknowledge the valuable contribution they have made and continue to make to the cultural landscape of this country.

Click Anywhere to continue