Classical Ballet / Dancer
Richard Cilli first crossed paths with dance at STEPS Youth Dance Company in Perth, where he performed contemporary dance work throughout his teenage years. Richard trained at WAAPA, during which he undertook a semester abroad in Taiwan, studying eastern movement disciplines. Immediately after graduating, Richard successfully auditioned for Sydney Dance Company in 2009. Works performed with the company include Rafael Bonachela’s We Unfold (2009; Venice, Shanghai, Melbourne & Brisbane, 2010; WA & Darwin 2011), 360 (2009 Tour), Kenneth Kvarnstrom’s Mercury (2009), 6 Breaths (2010; and in 2011 Canberra & International Tour), Adam Linder’s Are We That We Are (2010), Soledad (2010), Emanuel Gat’s Satisfying Musical Moments (2010) Jacopo Godani’s Raw Models (2011) and LANDforms (Sydney, Canberra & Internationally in 2011).
- Sydney Dance Company