The Australian Ballet

Adam Elmes


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Adam Elmes


Adam was born in Brisbane and grew up in Sydney; he started dance classes at the age of eight. He trained at the Valerie Smith Stage School, the Tanya Pearson Academy and The Australian Ballet School. He joined The Australian Ballet in 2020. Adam was promoted to coryphée in 2023.

Adam Elmes' Coryphée position is generously supported by the Stephanie Fairfax & Hayley Baillie Fund

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Adam's mother is a dance and Pilates teacher; his father works in film, and his siblings in acting, design and dance.