Home state: Portland, Ore.
BalletMet company member since: 2016
A native of Portland, Ore., Austin Powers began his ballet training at the age of 5. He went on to train on full scholarships at Houston Ballet Academy, San Francisco Ballet School, Alonzo King LINES Ballet School, the Center for Movement Arts and the San Francisco Conservatory of Dance. Mr. Moholt-Siebert began his professional career in 2014 as a trainee with Ballet San Jose. In 2015, he was the silver medalist at the YAGP San Francisco Regionals and participated in the New York YAGP finals. He has danced original choreography by Myles Thatcher, Dalia Rawson and Mads Eriksen, as well as appearing in Christopher Wheeldon’s Cinderella, Karen Gabay’s The Nutcracker, and George Balanchines’s Theme and Variations. Mr. Moholt-Siebert was a guest artist performing the principal male role in Les Sylphides with Spector Dance Theater in Marina, Calif. He also collaborated with Grace Anne-Powers to choreograph and dance several pieces for San Jose’s Commons arts festival.