Following on from our previous post, we're thrilled to shine a spotlight on our newest male principal dancer, Tzu-Chao Chou. Read on for all you need to know!
Who is Tzu-Chao?
Born in Taiwan, Tzu-Chao Chou trained at the Australian Ballet School and joined The Australian Ballet upon graduating in 2004. His repertory included First Red Knight in Ninette de Valois’ Checkmate, First Movement Principal in Kenneth MacMillan’s Concerto, Franz in Peggy van Praagh’s Coppélia, Bluebird / Prince Florimund in Stanton Welch’s The Sleeping Beauty, Wayne McGregor’s Dyad 1929, Petal Miller Ashmole’s La Favorita and August Bournonville’s Flower Festival in Genzano. He has performed Le Spectre de la rose as a guest artist with English National Ballet and Dance for Fall, New York. He joined Birmingham Royal Ballet in 2011 and acheived First Solois in 2012 and Principal in 2017.