Kyall Shanks


Kyall graduated from VCA in 2015, receiving his BFA, a creative scholarship and the Orloff Family Trust Award for Most Outstanding Dancer. Since graduation he has worked for Arts Centre Melbourne, Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures, Liquidskin Dance Company, Opera Australia, and has performed in Malaysia, Singapore, Japan and Sweden. Kyall works as Associate Director to the preprofessional youth dance company Yellow Wheel and teaches for various schools and organizations around Melbourne, also having taught interstate and internationally. This year he is working with Antony Hamilton, presenting Universal Estate as a part of Dance Massive, and is part of a team working together to help deliver the Dance Massive community project Simulcast.