Slovakian dancer Tomas Mock is a First Artist of The Royal Ballet. He trained at The Royal Ballet School and graduated into the Company in 2011, promoted to First Artist in 2015.
Mock was born in Bratislava. Mock's performances while at the School included, in his final year, dancing with the Company in The Rite of Spring, as well as lead roles in Checkmate and Spring and Fall in the School's annual matinee. On graduation he was awarded the Dame Ninette de Valois Outstanding Graduate of the Year award.
Mock's repertory with the Company includes roles in Scènes de ballet, The Rite of Spring, The Nutcracker, The Sleeping Beauty, Jewels, Don Quixote, La Valse, Manon, Raven Girl, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Symphony in C, Romeo and Juliet, La Bayadère, Onegin and Mayerling. He created roles in Alastair Marriott's Connectome, Hofesh Shechter's Untouchable and Wayne McGregor's Woolf Works.
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Tomas Mock, Marcelino Sambé, Matthew Ball, Steven McRae and Edward Watson in rehearsals for Connectome
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Tomas Mock, Jacopo Bellussi, Austin Lui and Claudia Dean in Spring and Fall