Jeremie started his ballet education from the age of two and a half with his mother who is a ballet teacher herself. Through her tutelage, he completed his RAD syllabus from Pre-Primary up to Advanced 2. Back in his home in Malaysia, Jeremie competed in competitions organized by The Dance Society of Malaysia (TDS Solo Classical Ballet Competition) and won 1st Prize in both Category 3 (Ages 11-14) and Category 2 (Ages 15-17) by the age of 14.

At the age of 15, Jeremie competed in international competitions and won Gold Medal in the 9th Youth Ballet Stars Award and received a full scholarship to attend the New Zealand School of Dance at the Asian Grand Prix in Hong Kong. At the New Zealand School of Dance, he was awarded his Solo Seal and performed in the School’s annual Graduation Season in principal roles in works such as Balanchine’s Tarantella, Macmillan’s Concerto, Jack Carter’s pas de deux Romantique and in a world premiere of Dance Gallantries by Otto and Jiri Bubeníček. He has also performed two solo roles in Royal New Zealand Ballet’s national tour of the world premiere of The Wizard of Oz.

Jeremie joined Singapore Dance Theatre as an apprentice in January 2017, and was promoted to Artist in January 2018. He has performed in CoppéliaThe NutcrackerSleeping BeautyDon QuixoteNapoli TarantellaGiselleSwan Lake and Mandolin Dance in Romeo and Juliet (2020).

He has also performed in Sticks and StonesUnexpected BSymphony in Three MovementsPeter & Blue’s Birthday PartyPeter & Blue’s Forest AdventureLinea AdoraSYNCUnknown TerritoryTheme and VariationsBlue Snow and Family Reunion.

Interview with Jeremie