Dayton Tavares

Dayton Tavares

Male Dancer - Piano

A prodigy in the business, Dayton performed his first lead role as a child in the musical Billy Elliot and was invited to join the cast on Broadway as Billy Elliot. Whilst in the USA, he performed at the White House for Michelle Obama and sang the American National Anthem at an NFL game.

As an adult, Dayton’s stage credits include Opera Australia’s Carmen, choreographed by Kelley Abbey and The Dream Dance Company’s Genesis, The Secret Society and Enter the Vortex. He also featured in the acclaimed Blue Saint Production’s ‘In The Heights’ at the Sydney Opera House in 2018.

Dayton has worked with Artists such as Ricky Martin, Kelly Rowland and the Black-Eyed Peas and performed on The Voice AU and X -Factor Australia as well as starring in television campaigns for Toyota and Taco Now.

Most recently Dayton played Indio – a member of ‘The Sharks’, in the hugely successful Handa Opera version of ‘West Side Story’ on Sydney Harbour.