Born and raised in Melbourne, Madeleine Graham began dancing at
the age of seven, training at the Jane Moore academy of Ballet and
the Victorian College of the Arts Secondary School before being
accepted into the Australian Ballet School in 2010, where she later
graduated as Vice Captain in 2012.
She was awarded the Royal Academy of Dance Australian Bursary in
2008 and the Graeme Murphy Contemporary Excellence Award
(Australian Ballet School). Her repertoire includes works by Jirí
Kylián, Michel Fokine, David Lichine, Peggy Van Praagh, Jonathan
Taylor, Mark Annear and Petal Miller-Ashmole. Performance
highlights include dancing the white cat in Peggy Van Praagh's
The Sleeping Beauty, Lucas Jervies' From Home Far
From and Margaret Wilson's Quintet.