Company Artist with the Joffrey since 2022
Maxwell Dawe was born in Weymouth, Dorset, in the United Kingdom. He began his dance training and academic studies in the U.K. school system, eventually finding opportunities during various ballet competitions. At the age 13, Dawe earned a scholarship at the Tring Park School for the Performing Arts in Tring, Heartfordshire. After a year at Ting, Dawe attended the coveted Royal Ballet School for five years. After graduating with a degree in classical dance, Dawe joined the Joffrey Studio Company and was later promoted to the main company in the winter of 2022. The 2021–2022 season is his first with The Joffrey Ballet.