Thomas Curran grew up in Bristol, RI. He began his formal ballet training with Vera Kurmusheva and Zhanat Baidaralin at Ballet Prestige in Barrington, RI. In 2018 he graduated from Butler University with a Batchelor of Fine Arts degree in Ballet Performance. While attending Butler he performed in several featured roles in The Nutcracker (Arabian Principal, Snow King, Flower Cavalier), Swan Lake (Russian Soloist), and Sleeping Beauty (Waltz Soloist), as well as premiering new contemporary works (Midwinter Dance Festival).
Watch as choreographer Annabelle Lopez Ochoa explains how the island of Bali inspired her piece, Bloom. It’s one of three compelling contemporary works in this season’s Director’s Cut at Cincinnati Music Hall March 19-21.