Rowan has been training in dance all his life starting with jazz and tap. In 2010, he trained for two years in the Australian Ballet School's ITP program and during his time in Adelaide he performed lead roles in Ballets such as Narnia, and Nutcracker with the Australian Classical youth ballet. Rowan was also a beginner tap teacher, choreographer of many students tap solo's and completed his Glen Wood Tap syllabus. Rowan decided to come to New Zealand to train at the New Zealand School of Dance as a contemporary major graduating in 2016.
Since moving to New Zealand he has learnt and performed professional works such as: Michael Parameter's "Bach", Raewyn Hill's "Fugue", New Zealand School Of Dance third year choreographic season "Karst", Luik Swee Boon's "As It Fades" as well as working as a dancer on WOW and self devising his own solo "Borderline".