Gus Upchurch

Gus Upchurch

Joined the Vanemuine Theatre in 2016

Born
23.09.1994

Education
2000-2012  Boyd Dance Academy (Australia)

Professional experience
2014-2016 Milwaukee Ballet II
2012-2014 Ballet Theatre Australia

Repertoire
Golden slave, Baso – “Firebird / Scheherazade” (Amarante 2022), Pygmalion, Narcissus et al. – “Metamorphoses” (Traylen/Jordan/Grib 2021), Prince – “Swan Lake” (Zuska 2021), Dust Angel, Saamuel, Luukas – “Tilda and the Dust Angel” (Kivirähk/Tommingas 2020), Tusenbach, Protopopov – “There Were Three Sisters” (Chekov/Aidla 2020), Soloist – “Moorland Elegies” (Kõrvits/Wang 2019), “Tango of Love” (Piazzolla/Murdmaa 2019), Romeo – “Romeo and Juliet” (Prokofiev/Zuska 2018), “Vienna Blood” (Strauss/Madia 2018), “Man in the Movie” (Stubbs 2018), “Naksitrallid” (Savolainen/Pärn 2017), “Crossroads. Step into the Light” (Adamson 2017), “Don Juan” (Madia 2016), “Mamma Mia!” (Andersson/Ulvaeus/Mäeots 2016), “Carmen” (Bizet/Madia 2015)

Recognition
2022 Estonian Ballet Union scholarship for an outstanding dancer