Meet Soloist

Brodie James

Introducing Brodie

Brodie James was born in Perth and began his dance training with jazz and acrobatics at the Jody Marshall Dance Company in 2001. He trained at The Graduate College of Dance from 2005 under the direction of Dawn Weller. He was offered a scholarship to attend The Australian Ballet School in 2008; while there he spent time studying at Canada’s National Ballet School as an exchange student. He toured with The Dancers Company in 2011 and joined The Australian Ballet in 2012. In 2014 he participated in a dancer exchange, performing with the Royal Ballet of Flanders in Antwerp. He was promoted to coryphée in 2017, and to soloist in 2018.

repertoire highlights

  • Albrecht in Giselle (Regional Tour) 2016
  • Viktor Gsovsky's Grand pas classique 2016
  • "White Couple" in Jiří Kylián's Forgotten Land 2016
  • Frederick Ashton’s Monotones II 2015
  • Garuda the Dream God in Stanton Welch’s La Bayadère 2014

You may not know

Brodie is an avid tennis fan and plays in his spare time.

Professional accolades

Guest Appearances

  • Paquita and Swan Lake Act III, The Dancers Company tour 2015