Meet Coryphée

Lisa Craig

Introducing Lisa

Lisa was born in Dunedin, New Zealand, and started ballet classes at the age of four. She studied under Caroline Claver before joining The Australian Ballet School, where she was chosen for an exchange program with Canada’s National Ballet School and the School of American Ballet. She toured in Don Quixote with The Dancers Company in 2011 and 2012 before joining The Australian Ballet in 2013. She was promoted to coryphée in 2021.

repertoire highlights

  • Lead Wili in Maina Gielgud's Giselle 2018
  • Alice's Sister in Christopher Wheeldon's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland© 2017
  • Aerial Trio in David Bintley's Faster 2017
  • Skinny Stepsister in Alexei Ratmansky's Cinderella 2015

You may not know

Lisa is a fan of Elvis Presley.