Brooke Thomas
Actor, Dancer
Non Union
“Great dancers are not great because of their technique, they are great because of their passion.”
– Martha Graham

Brooke is 16 years old and is the oldest of 2 children. She was born and raised in Abbotsford, BC and fell in love with dancing at the early age of 3. She is a versatile dancer who has formal training in ballet, pointe, jazz, lyrical, contemporary, modern, tap, musical theater, hip hop, circus, and acrobatics. She also has experience in partnering and lifts. Brookes is an outgoing, passionate and dedicated dancer who loves all styles of dance but her favorite style is ballet and contemporary. Brooke has had the opportunity to travel and learn from professionals all over Canada and the United States. She was awarded a scholarship to attend the Royal Winnipeg Ballet summer intensive when she was 11 and was invited to attend their year round program. She was also awarded a scholarship to the Pacific Northwest Ballet school where she spent 2 summers. She has been accepted into several other ballet school such as San Fransisco, National Ballet of Canada, Alberta Ballet, Boston Ballet and Houston Ballet.

Brooke has also trained and competed at dance competitions and conventions in both Canada and the US. She is a JUMP VIP winner for the last 2 years and runner-up at Velocity and NUVO. She has also attended VIP, Triple Threat and Groove Street conventions. She has been selected as a provincial representative in both ballet and modern dance. Brooke has been very fortunate to work closely with many amazing choreographers such as Liz Tookey, Josh Beamish, Kathryn Long, Blake McGrath, and Krista Miller.

Brooke is a Grade 10 student at Robert Bateman Secondary and Abbotsford Virtual School. She is an A student who combines both school environments to allow her to attend a half-day program at her studio to focus more seriously on her dance training. When she is not dancing she loves to hang out with her sister and her friends. She enjoys being outside and enjoys activities such as drawing, basketball and swimming.