Sophie Stuut (nee Carter) was born and raised in the Blue Mountains, New South Wales. She began her full-time dance studies in 2015 at Brent Street Studios, where she received her Certificate IV in Dance, majoring in Classical/Contemporary. She continued her training, receiving a full scholarship to the Joffrey Ballet School in New York, where she worked with various world-renowned choreographers and was selected to work closely with choreographer Mia Michaels, performing her work on the Symphony Space stage in NYC.
In 2016, Sophie joined Sydney based contemporary company Danza del Arte performing in La Choreografia. Soon after, she joined DUTI Dance Company performing in UNDERMINDS. She was also featured in a number of official music videos from Australian artists, including Lisa Mitchell’s Warriors, Emma Louise’s Illuminate and West End Kids and Nick de la Hoyde’s Love Takes Time.
In 2017, Sophie began working with immersive contemporary dance company Twisted Element. She performed in their work Opus as a part of the Sydney Fringe Festival and additional seasons in Wollongong and Wyong.
In 2020, Sophie joined Australian Dance Theatre’s professional ensemble.