Tag Archives: 6000 Miles Away

Guillem: The song is almost ended, but the melody lingers on

Sylvie Guillem, Bye, photo © Bill Cooper

Sylvie Guillem entered the stage like an inquisitive, fast moving animal. Her fingers resembled little legs, scrabbling across the floor,

Memories of the year that was, hopes for the year to come

Isabella Boylston, Swan Lake, American Ballet Theatre, photo © Gene Schiavone

Looking backwards before glimpsing forward, the two highlights of the Australian dance year were the season of the Paris Opera

Guillem and the Pink Panther: a partnership that wasn’t to be

The Pink Panther in wire, designed by by Reynaldo Molina

6000 Miles Away, a showcase for Sylvie Guillem, is the umbrella title for three works by the distinguished Europe-based choreographers,

Rearranged by Forsythe and de-glamourised by Ek, Sylvie still shows that perfect line that comes from her ballet beginnings

Sylvie Guillem in Bye by Mats Ek, photo © Bill Cooper

In Sylvie Guillem’s production, 6000 Miles Away, William Forsythe’s abstract duet, Rearray, is the brain and Mats Ek’s melancholy solo,

Here’s to 2013, not forgetting the best moments of 2012

With the Paris Opera Ballet in Sydney in January/February and the Bolshoi Ballet in Brisbane in May/June, 2013 is set

Dancing around the world, Sylvie notches up the miles

Sylvie Guillem in Rearray, photo © Bill Cooper

In her travels around the world, Sylvie Guillem will notch up many more miles than 6000 as she tours her