Tiran Willemse was born in Western Cape, South-Africa. He studied at Cape-Town Ballet School and at P.A.R.T.S in Belgium. He performed with Jerome Bel (Gala), Andros Zins-Browne (The Middle Ages), Daniel Linehan (Un Sacre) and Susane Linke (Frauen Ballet). As a part of P.A.R.T.S graduation tour, Tiran created the duet RaceCar with James P Mc Ginn and the solo Trans-Lation. He also collaborated with Manuella Aranguibel to create the piece With me. When asked to describe himself, Tiran expressed his passion by saying “I just love dance”.