Born in Sydney, Robert trained at the McDonald College and then moved to the New Zealand School of Dance in Wellington where he graduated in 2002. While studying in NZ he performed with the Royal New Zealand Ballet in their 2001 National tour. In 2003 he joined the Singapore Dance Theatre where he stayed for 7 years working with choreographers such as David Dawson, Marie-Claude Pietragalla, Ohad Naharin, Natalie Weir, and Graham Lustig. His repertoire included Balanchine’s Concerto Barocco, Jorma Elo’s Glow-Stop, and Von Rothbart in Swan Lake. Robert joined West Australian Ballet in January 2010 and has enjoyed performing roles including the soloist in Petr Zuska’s The Rite of Spring, as well as comic roles in Don Quixote and The Taming of the Shrew.