Monthly Archives: September 2013

Queensland Ballet unveils its 2014 season

The wow factor in the Queensland Ballet’s 2014 season, announced today, is Kenneth MacMillan’s Romeo & Juliet, featuring guest artists

Genée International Ballet Competition 2013: the medal winners announced

This year’s Genée competition, held in Glasgow, attracted 58 candidates from 14 countries but only five medals were awarded yesterday,

Daria Klimentova: look at her now!

Daria Klimentova’s autobiography is not so subtly subtitled Agony and Ecstasy: My Life in Dance. The Agony + Ecstasy addendum

A very surreal Cinderella

In the lead up to Alexei Ratmansky’s Cinderella for the Australian Ballet, much of the publicity focused on the surrealist

Dancing with the Planets

In Alexei Ratmansky’s new Cinderella for the Australian Ballet, the heroine is taken to the ball by a rotation of

Sydney Dance Company in 2014

For the Sydney Dance Company’s 2014 season, the artistic director, Rafael Bonachela, has commissioned new works by the Greek choreographer,

Bourne’s Beauty Goes Global

Matthew Bourne is celebrating the 25th anniversary of his company, New Adventures, with a Sleeping Beauty-fest. After its premiere season

The Australian Ballet’s 2014 repertoire

Stanton Welch’s production of La Bayadere, Peter Wright’s The Nutcracker and Kenneth MacMillan’s Manon are the three main ingredients of

In the mind of Akram

They say that all the characters in our dreams represent us, the dreamer. If Akram Khan’s production, iTMOi, is the

The Stepmother wears Schiaparelli

The Australian Ballet has released photos and sketches of Alexei Ratmansky’s Cinderella, a production that will premiere in Melbourne later