Jack Bertinshaw

Jack Bertinshaw 14/15 Photo Credits

Jack Bertinshaw. Photo by Aleksandar Antonijevic.


Jack Bertinshaw was born in Sydney, Australia and trained at the Tanya Pearson Classical Coaching Academy in Australia and the Tanz Akademie Zürich in Switzerland. Mr. Bertinshaw joined The National Ballet of Canada as a RBC Apprentice in 2011 and became a member of the Corps de Ballet in 2012.  

Mr. Bertinshaw’s repertoire includes Icicle and Mouse Tsar in The Nutcracker and the Mad Hatter in Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland as well as roles in Swan Lake, The Sleeping Beauty, Giselle, Onegin, La Fille mal gardée, The Seagull, Carmen and Theme and VariationsRecently, he debuted as Lescaut in Manon by Sir Kenneth MacMillan. 

Mr. Bertinshaw was awarded the Patron Award of Merit by the Patrons' Council Committee of The National Ballet of Canada in 2013. Mr. Bertinshaw was also a finalist at the Prix de Lausanne in 2011 and received the Mary Day Artistry Award at the Youth America Grand Prix and the Silver Medal at the Tanzolymp in 2010.