Cavan trained at Festival Ballet Providence, the Nutmeg Conservatory, and with a full tuition scholarship at the Harid Conservatory in Boca Raton, Florida. While at Harid, Cavan received the Ruldolf Nureyev Fellowship Dance Award, the Jeannot B. Cerrone Award, and was also a NYC finalist at YAGP in 2011. Upon graduation, he joined Tulsa Ballet as a second company member before being promoted to Corps de Ballet for the 2013-2014 season. Cavan’s repertoire includes Ben Stevenson's Dracula, Val Caniparoli's Lady of the Camellias, and Yuri Possokhov’s Classical Symphony. Cavan has also performed at Jacob's Pillow in a Premier choreographed by Michel Corder.