Freya Thomas

Corps de ballet

Freya Thomas, born in Maidenhead Great Britain, started her training at the Royal Ballet Lower School London in 2001 and finished with diploma at the Royal Ballet Upper School in 2009. As a student she already performed as a dancer in the Royal Ballet’s Corps de ballet and participated in a tour across China and Japan in 2008. Since the beginning of the season 2009/2010 she is engaged as a Corps de ballet dancer at the Bavarian State Ballet.
With the end of the 2017/18 season Freya Thomas left the Bayerisches Staatsballett. (Information as of July 2018)


  • Finalists of the Young British Dancer of the Year competition
  • Winner Phyllis Bedell Bursary
  • Sibley/Dowell Award

Debuts with the Bayerisches Staatsballett

Candide fairy in Sleeping Beauty (M. Petipa/I. Liška)
BIPED (M. Cunningham)
Priestess in Le Sacre du printemps (M. Wigman)
Grand pas 2nd variation in Paquita (M. Petipa/A. Ratmansky)
Pas de six in Giselle (P. Wright/M. Petipa)
Gipsy in Romeo and Juliet (J. Cranko)
Dancer in Borderlands - Portrait Wayne McGregor(W. McGregor)