Photo : Mateo Casis

Sam Colbey

Adelaide, Australia
" Life itself should be a person's greatest artwork "

2003 Graduated, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne 2004 Queensland Ballet Professional Year, Brisbane


2004-2007 Queensland Ballet, Brisbane (François Klaus, artistic director), 2008 Tivoli Pantomime Theater, Cophenagen (guest dancer), 2008 Stadttheater Bremerhaven, Germany (guest dancer), 2008-2010 Stephan Thoss Company, Wiesbaden, Germany, 2010 Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montréal, 2014 Expressions Dance Company (guest dancer), Brisbane, Australia, 2014 Opera Australia (guest dancer), Sydney, Australia, 2014 Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montréal


Sam Colbey performed as a soloist in several works by German choreographer Stephan Thoss: Merry Christmas, Das Auge der Welt, Heim Suchen (Searching for Home), Weiss wie der Mond, Labyrinth, Zwischen Mitternacht und Morgen: Schwanensee, Giselle M, Solitaire/Le sacre du printemps and Es war einmal... He also danced in the Queensland Ballet's principal productions, including The Gathering, The Unwritten, Petrushka, and Wuthering Heights, all by Natalie Weir, several works by François Klaus, and Breath of an Angel by Young Soon Hue, as well as in Sleeping Beauty by Sergei Vanaev.