Tag Archives: Australian Dance Theatre

A magic carpet ride through 2015

2015

I would, if I could, take a magic carpet ride to several continents and at least a dozen theatres to

The Helpmann awards: winners of the year and problems of the past

Vivienne Wong and Rudy Hawkes in Chroma, The Australian Ballet 2014, photo © Jess Bialek

It’s been 11 years since the Australian Ballet won the Helpmann Award for the Best Ballet or Dance Work. Back

Dance nominees in the Helpmann Awards, 2014

The Bright Stream, Maria Alexandrova as Zina, Bolshoi Ballet, photo © Damir Yusupov

The dance panel for the Helpmann Awards 2014 has shortlisted four works for Best Ballet or Dance Work, and in

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

Garry Stewart’s body work: Be Your Self

Be Your Self, photo © Chris Herzfeld

The head of a woman emerges from what seems like a white screen made up of many small square tiles.

Tanja Liedtke on film: a tribute to her brief but brilliant life

Tanja Liedtke, self portrait

The appointment was for 10am, the place was the top floor of a hotel in Macquarie Street in Sydney’s CBD