Supported by Kennerlys and Patricia Gates


Ari Thompson began ballet at the Shayne McCormick Ballet Centre in Ipswich, QLD. He went on to train at the Australian Ballet School and entered the Queensland Ballet Pre-Professional Program in 2013. In 2015, he joined Queensland Ballet as a Young Artist.


His Queensland Ballet highlights include performing in Greg Horseman’s “Glass Concerto” at the 43rd Prix de Lausanne Gala in Switzerland and in Peter Schaufuss’s “La Sylphide” at the London Coliseum Theatre.


Ari is thrilled to continue his journey and to perform with West Australian Ballet.