Justin was born in Victoria Australia, where he began dancing at the age of 7. After training locally at Jan Pianta’s School of Dance, Justin furthered his dance training at the National Theatre Ballet School. He received his advanced diploma and was privileged to perform a wide variety of repertoire.

After graduating, he spent 3 months in Europe, before joining Melbourne City Ballet Company where he performed many soloist roles including Don Jose in the production of Carmen. He then joined Teatrul de Balet Sibiu in Romania where he danced in many full-length classical ballets such as Swan Lake and Giselle, as well as many contemporary creations. After his time in Romania, he joined the National Morvarian Silesian Theatre as a Coryphée where he danced and worked with choreographers in works such as Chaplin by Mario Schroder and Cinderella by Paul Chamler. The highlight of his time was dancing in Youri Vamou’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, as Demetrius.

Justin joined Singapore Dance Theatre as an Artist in July 2016 and has performed in Romeo and Juliet (2020), Swan LakeThe Nutcracker, Sticks and Stones, Coppelia, Aurora’s Wedding in Sleeping Beauty, Kitri’s Wedding in Don Quixote and Giselle.

He has also performed in Unexpected BPeter & Blue’s Forest AdventureLinea AdoraSYNC13th HeavenMidnight Waltzes, Unknown Territory and Quiver.

Interview with Justin