Scott McKenzie was born in Alexandria, Scotland and trained at The Royal Ballet School in London, England. Mr. McKenzie joined the Wiener Staatsballett as a Corps de Ballet member in 2016, where he was promoted to Demi-Soloist in 2018 before he joined The National Ballet of Canada as a Corps de Ballet Member in 2020.
Mr. McKenzie’s repertoire with Wiener Staatsballett includes Lysander in Jorma Elo’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Peasant Pas de Deux in Elena Tschernischova’s Giselle, Prince’s Friend’s and Neapolitan Soloist in Rudolf Nureyev’s Swan Lake, Fritz and Pastorale in Rudolf Nureyev’s The Nutcracker, Bernard de Ventadour in Rudolf Nureyev’s Raymonda, Winter Soloist in Jerome Robbins’ 4 Seasons and The Faun, Little Shepherd in Manuel Legris’ Sylvia and Verlobten Soloist in Pierre Lacotte’s Coppelia. Mr. McKenzie has also danced in George Balanchine’s Symphony in C and Rubies, Frederick Ashton’s La Fille Mal Gardee and Marguerite and Armand, John Neumeier’s Verklungene Feste and Le Pavillon D’Armide, Manuel Legris’ Le Corsaire, William Forsythe’s Artifact Suite, Jiří Kylián’s Symphony of Psalms, Kenneth Macmillan’s Concerto, Patrick de Bana’s Marie Antoinette, Eno Peci’s Petrushka and Andrey Kaydanowsky’s Der Feuervogel
Before joining The Royal Ballet School, Mr. McKenzie played Billy in Billy Elliot the Musical at the Victoria Palace Theatre in London, England from 2010 to 2011.