Corps de Ballet

Thomas Dilley

Thomas began his full-time training at the age of 12 at Premiere Studios in Sydney, Australia. He was a top 5 Junior Men’s Finalist at Youth America Grand Prix and was a prize winner at the Prix de Lausanne, during which he received admission to Summer Intensives & short-term scholarships with Academie Princess Grace, English National Ballet, Bolshoi Ballet Academy, The Royal Ballet School, and The Australian Ballet School. Thomas accepted a position with Queensland Ballet’s second company at 16 where he performed numerous company works including Strictly Gershwin, Flames of Paris (Philippe), Scotch on the Rocks, and Muscle Memory.

In 2017, Thomas joined the Atlanta Ballet 2 where he performed works such as Beauty and the Beast and Eclipse. Thomas was a company member with Complexions Contemporary Ballet from 2018-2023 where he performed multiple works by Dwight Rhoden & Jae Man Joo. Thomas has also done multiple gala performances such as Titas Gala Dallas, Plié for the Arts in Jamaica, World Ballet Competition & Universal Ballet Competition in Mexico, Atlanta & Orlando. This is Thomas’ first season with Cincinnati Ballet.