Melbourne-born Calvin Hannaford began his dance training at the age of three at the Bartuccio's School of Dance where he studied jazz and singing. He began his full-time dance training at age twelve at the Victorian College of the Arts Secondary School. There he studied ballet, jazz, contemporary, acrobatics and tap along with all his high school academic subjects. In 2006 Calvin was a semi-finalist at the Beijing International Ballet Invitational for Dance Schools competition. Calvin began his three-year course at The Australian Ballet School in 2007. He toured with The Dancers Company in 2008 and 2009 and performed as a guest corps de ballet dancer for The Australian Ballet's Swan Lake (2008) and Petrouchka (2009).
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Calvin has a fear of spiders.