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Donald Thom

Artist of The Royal Ballet

Biography

Canadian dancer Donald Thom is an Artist with The Royal Ballet. He trained at The Royal Ballet Upper School and graduated into the Company at the start of the 2012/13 Season.

Thom was born in Kanata and trained at the Linda Jamieson School of Dance before moving to London to train at The Royal Ballet Upper School. In 2008 he was awarded several international scholarships at the Youth America Grand Prix and in 2009 he won the Royal Academy of Dance Solo Seal Award.

Thom's repertory with the Company has included the Mad Hatter (Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland), Sandman (Hansel and Gretel), pas de six (Giselle) and roles in Connectome, Mayerling, Swan Lake, Viscera, Raymonda Act III, The Nutcracker, Requiem, La Valse, Concerto and Aeternum.